Gourd Growing Info
Learning Download: How to Grow Gourds
When to Plant:
Gourd should be direct sowed after danger of last frost has passed. Soil temperature should be 65° F or higher. Start transplants 2 weeks before anticipated planting date.
Use 2 lbs. of complete (10-10-10) fertilizer per 100 square feet.
|Location:||Planting Depth:||Soil Type:|
|Full Sun||1/2-1″||Well drained, fertile, pH 5.8-6.8|
|Seed Spacing||Row Spacing||Seeds per 100′||Yield per 100′||Seeds per Acre|
* These are average gourd seed counts. Varieties can vary.
1 Pound = 16 Ounces
1 Acre = 43,560 square feet, or 435’x100′