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Growing Gourds

Depending on the time of the year, gourd plants can also be seen in the workshop room as sprouts, in the plant room as starter plants, later placed in the greenhouse.  Later in the summer, gourds will be growing in the fields including gourd plants growing on ten foot high trellis.  Please click on pictures to enlarge.
 
The seeds are sprouted in the workshop After sprouting, the plants are transferred to flats More Plants More Plants
In early March, gourd plants are moved out to the greenhouse The gourd plants are placed in 3 or 4 inch Jiffy Pots« This greenhouse can hold over 5,000 gourd plants in pots In late May, these gourds with the pots are planted into the fields

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