Gourd Dinosaur Cave ManS Club

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A large and strange solid gourd with glossy, hard green skin that has prominent plate, like projections appearing almost like armour (also known as Cave Man’s Club). The fruits can grow to 2ft long, with straight necks when grown on a trellis.

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Gourd Dinosaur Cave ManS Club

Gourd Dinosaur Cave ManS Club .A large and strange solid gourd with glossy, hard green skin that has prominent plate, like projections appearing almost like armour (also known as Cave Man’s Club). The fruits can grow to 2ft long, with straight necks when grown on a trellis. Needs a long season in a warm sheltered spot to fully mature. Excellent for making crafts. 125 Days from germination. Please note these will not germinate in cool, damp conditions, they need heat to get started.

Cultivation Advice Gourd Dinosaur Cave ManS Club

  • Sow inside from 4-6 weeks before the last frost in good quality moist compost at 2 seeds per pot.
  • Ensure seeds are maintained at 70-85F during germination to avoid rotting.
  • Transplant outdoors in garden, when soil is warm in a sunny sheltered location.
  • The vines are best grown on a trellis to ensure straight necked fruit.
  • Add mulch after planting out to prevent soil from drying out.