Re: [gardeners] gourd harvest

George Shirley (
Wed, 06 Nov 2002 13:06:25 -0600

No, we wait until we're ready to do something with them otherwise they
will just mold again. YMMV because our humidity runs about 96% most of
the time.


Teressa Kandianis wrote:
> Yes, I've seen those baskets.  However, my artistic skills are non existent.
> I'll have to see how thick the skins are once they're all dried.
> George, on the bleach/water solution...some small gourds I grew last year
> also developed the external mold.  Is the bleach solution applied when you
> hang them to cure?
> Teressa K.