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helenchild
Decatur, GA

June 24, 2010
3:49 AM

Post #7915688

I decided to grow more gourds this year. It is a long handled variety and so I am trying to direct the vine up into a near by tree, with some success. I am hoping for some long straight handled gourds.
I anyone else growing gourds this year? I would love to see some pictures.
Helen

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helenchild
Decatur, GA

June 24, 2010
3:51 AM

Post #7915690

Here is another shot. It is making its way into my tomato plants.
Helen

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helenchild
Decatur, GA

June 24, 2010
3:52 AM

Post #7915692

Sorry, it looks like the same picture. Opps!
brigidlily
Lumberton, TX
(Zone 8b)

June 25, 2010
8:08 PM

Post #7921038

Beautiful, helenchild! One day I hope to build a structure to grow the long-necked ones on; I've grown them in the last few years but none this year (giving the garden a rest from cucurbits). Keep us posted! Any baby gourds yet?
roadrunner
Hereford, AZ
(Zone 8a)

June 30, 2010
7:12 AM

Post #7932612

I'm not growing any either...but would enjoy any pictures others post. Jo

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