can I save gourd seeds , if so how ? is the same way as beans , peas , tomato .

Asked November 15, 2015, 12:23 PM EST

can I save gourd seeds , if so how ? is the same way as beans , peas , tomato .

Martin County Minnesota

1 Response

Yes, you can save gourd seeds. You simply have to dry them. However, if you have had other vine crops, you may have something other than the gourd you expect. The flowers have to be pollinated in order to produce the gourd and the pollen may not necessarily have come from a your gourds. Here's a link to seed saving and storing: http://www.extension.umn.edu/garden/yard-garden/vegetables/saving-vegetable-seeds/