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Re: Gourds


Date: Sun Nov 04 2001 - 07:24:10 PST

In a message dated 11/4/01 3:31:27 AM Central Standard Time, writes:

<< Does anyone know what is in those gourds that makes them cause
 such runny nose and sneezing and even little flashing specs in front of my
 eyes? >>

I am guessing MOLD. I am highly allergic to that and anything that has sat
around for awhile like gourds will have it. A friend of mine grew some for
us to use this
winter - thanks for the reminder of wearing a mask. Roberta