White flowers?

albertar(z7 LINY)July 12, 2010

Does anyone know what curcubit would produce white flowers? We have a "surprise" vine growing, and its doing wonderfully, but I have no idea what it is. Definitly something in the curcubit family though.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Most common is Lagenaria siceraria, the family commonly called hard shell gourds.

    Bookmark   July 13, 2010 at 7:58AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
albertar(z7 LINY)

thank you farmerdilla, this seed had to have come from a bird, the vine is huge, and still growing.


    Bookmark   July 13, 2010 at 1:13PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Could you send me a pic of the fruit when it starts producing? I have been looking for seeds for one that we used to grow and if you pick it before the shell gets too hard and peel it they are great for stir fries and soups. Mine looked sort of like a birdhouse gourd but didn't have much indentation at the neck.

    Bookmark   July 15, 2010 at 8:42PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Can't decide what to plant, help!
Ok, so we are a squash loving household. As in grew...
Using a Hot House cover to keep away bugs
HI All, I have been trying to grow pumpkins here for...
wanted: seeds from a large pumpkin
My daughter would like to grow a giant pumpkin next...
Please help ID the problem
This year my kabocha bears 5 fruits but one by one,...
Pumpkins turning yellow/withering
I'm trying to grow some Jarrahdale pumpkins but they...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™