Gourds, due to their hard shells that last indefinitely after being cured, are popular in craft products. With gourds, you can make beautiful products such as birdhouses, decorative bowls, rattles, and more. Once the gourd has grown brown...
When you buy your pumpkins this fall, be sure to get some gourds as well. While you'll have to throw out your pumpkins, you can keep the gourds. Here is how you can dry them out and keep them for years to come. They are perfect for a little garden decor and you can paint them for a pop of color! Such an easy garden idea. #fall #pumpkins #gourds #gardening #gardenidea #repurpose #upcycle #gardenart #drygourds #easy #diy #gardendecor
Some of the articles on these pages were written by Chuck Abare. My thanks to him for sharing some of the knowledge he’s gained from his years of study on this subject. I consider Chuck to be an expert on Purple Martins, and using natural gourds for their housing. He has helped me greatly with designing suitable lodging for this wonderful ... Read More
Discover the top Cucurbita pepo gourd species like the Luffa, Calabash, dipper, and bottle gourd and turn them into beautiful birdhouses and instruments. This guide compares popular gourds, like the Lagenaria siceraria, and tells you exactly how they differ from acorn squash. #identify #gourd #uses