18 Aug 2005 ... The best way to tell when a gourds is done is by shaking it, if you can hear the seeds inside rattle, it is dry. Take the gourds out and get ready to ...
It's an easy process, but it takes time. Here's all you need to know about how to dry gourds. What you make of them after that is up to your creativity.
Mature gourds can handle frost and can even withstand a few cycles of freezing and thawing. As the plant turns brown and dies, the gourds dry and fall off.