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Re:gourds

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suzette milam (smilam)
Sat, 01 Aug 1998 09:30:55 +0000


MaloneyMK wrote:
>
> Thanks Suzette,
>
> I've been wondering if I could have any luck growing gourdes here
> (very near
> the beach in Florida). Some people say they should do allright. I
> agree that
> such a decision can easily involve the things you mentioned.... and
> I've
> realized the kiln idea is impractical for me because I do graphic
> design in
> the room and it has to be more cleanable than clay dust.
>
> Kathy
Kathy,

I think you would be ok to grow some. You have heat without much danger of
frost. Your best bet would be to write the experts for the best variety to use
in your growing zone.
American Gourd Society
Box 274MR
Mount Gilead, Ohio
43338-0274

Good Luck, Suzette