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Framac

New Berlin,NY

I am curious as to what others do when pruning their long gourd plants. How many secondaries do you allow to grow up the trellis?

Thanks.

7/11/2019 3:25:04 PM

BeeDub

Lake Oswego, OR

I like to see a vast leaf structure on the vertical side of the trellis so I don't prune too much there. Once it is full I try to remove tertiary growth. On the horizontal plane I will prune later in the season after fruit has set. Remember, the secondary vines will produce your best gourds so be very careful if you remove any of those vines.

7/20/2019 11:39:10 AM

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