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Gourd 'Crown Of Thorns'

Cucurbita pepo

Half-hardy Annual

Wonderful small fruits of creamy-white to green and yellow striped. Uniquely shaped, resembling a crown.

Ideal For:
walls and fences, ground cover
Flowering Period:
June, July, August
Sowing Months:
March, April
Position:
full sun
    • 1 packet (25 gourd seeds)

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    • Despatch: Within 1 days
    • £2.89 £0.99
Soak seeds 2 hours in warm water before sowing. Sow in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of 20-30°C (70-85F). Sowing Depth: 6mm (0.25in). Sowing Time: March-April. Germination usually takes 7-21 days.

Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle, harden off and plant out when all risk of frost has passed 30cm (12in) apart, in full sun. Plant in ordinary garden soil.

Caution: not edible
Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above.

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Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.


Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.


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