The Q&A Archives: Gourds Not Growing

Question: I planted gourds in our garden about two weeks ago it was your mixed package of large type does it take more then two weeks to germinate I am a little nervous I am running out summer for growing if they don't appear soon

Answer: Gourds and other cucurbits should germinate within about a week, assuming the soil is well prepared and kept moist but not soggy wet and that both the soil and the weather are warm and sunny.

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