Decorative gourds

Discover unique and creative ways to decorate gourds and add a touch of beauty to your home. Get inspired with these stunning ideas for decorative gourds.
Growing, Drying, Painting Gourds, Making Gourd Bird Houses. Purple Martins and Gourds. Foods, Fruit, Autumn, Fall, Gourds, Pear, Food

Some of the articles on these pages were written by Chuck Abare. My thanks to him for sharing some of the knowledge he’s gained from his years of study on this subject. I consider Chuck to be an expert on Purple Martins, and using natural gourds for their housing. He has helped me greatly with designing suitable lodging for this wonderful ... Read More

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Linda Lockwood
Yard Art, Planting Seeds, Companion Planting, Crafts, When To Plant Pumpkins, When To Plant Seeds, Starting Seeds Indoors, Seeds For Sale, Seed Germination

Find out when to plant ornamental gourds in your garden. Birdhouse and dipper gourds are hard-shell or Lagenaria varieties, while daisy and spoon gourds are soft-shell or Cucurbita types. If you have a short growing season, start gourd seeds indoors in early spring. #planting #gourds #garden

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James Vesser
When you buy your pumpkins this fall, be sure to get some gourds as well. While you'll have to throw out your pumpkins, you can keep the gourds. Here is how you can dry them out and keep them for years to come. They are perfect for a little garden decor and you can paint them for a pop of color! Such an easy garden idea. #fall #pumpkins #gourds #gardening #gardenidea #repurpose #upcycle #gardenart #drygourds #easy #diy #gardendecor Crafts, Pop, Home Crafts, Outdoor, Halloween, Fall Pumpkins, Fall Decor, Decorative Gourds, Garden Crafts

When you buy your pumpkins this fall, be sure to get some gourds as well. While you'll have to throw out your pumpkins, you can keep the gourds. Here is how you can dry them out and keep them for years to come. They are perfect for a little garden decor and you can paint them for a pop of color! Such an easy garden idea. #fall #pumpkins #gourds #gardening #gardenidea #repurpose #upcycle #gardenart #drygourds #easy #diy #gardendecor

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Mary Jacobs