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Gourd Seeds - Dipper

Gourd Seeds - Dipper

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Packet $4.79
1 Ounce $19.99
1/4 Pound $47.29 ($11.82/ounce) 41% Savings
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  • Favored for crafting large ladles
  • Favored for Crafting
  • Harvest when color is fully developed
  • Will tolerate some shade, but prefers full sun exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size Up to 12 inches
Growth Habit Climbing

Flavor Profile Mild; Slightly Sweet; Fibrous; Watery
Plant Characteristics Fast Growing
Use Culinary, Trellis Garden
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Carving

About Gourd Seeds - Dipper

Lagenaria siceraria

Seed Type Heirloom Seed

Grow Heirloom Gourds - Plant Dipper Gourd Seeds

One of the great gourds for arts and crafts, the Dipper Gourd is as beautiful as it is unusual.

Planting Information

Planting Gourd Seeds - Dipper

Planting Season Warm Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/2 inch
Plant Spacing 24 to 36 inches
Water Needs High
Hardiness Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 90 to 120 days
View our Gourd Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 11
1 Ounce 100
1/4 Pound 400

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