This 7″-8″ diameter gourd is the perfect cavity size for wrens, chickadees and other small nesting birds, which is why it is call the Wren House Gourd. This gourd has a nice, smooth shell and would be perfect for many other gourd crafts too. This gourd measures between 9″-11″ tall.
Kettle gourds are excellent gourds for birdhouses, vases, baskets and bowls. They’re also very popular for woodburning, painting, and carving. These are 6″ in diameter and around 8-11″ tall. These kettles have some surface irregularities and/or blemishes.
Our 9″ kettles are great for woodburning, painting, and carving. They also make great baskets and bowls. These gourds measure 9″ in diameter and around a foot tall. These kettles have some small surface irregularities and/or blemishes.
The perfect all purpose gourd, great for birdhouses, baskets, bowls, good surface for carving as well as painting. 9″ in diameter and 12″ tall. These kettles have some small surface irregularities and/or blemishes.
For Purple Martins 9″ diameter. This Purple Martin House made from a Natural Gourd has the (SREH) Starling Resistant Entrance Hole and Cleanout Access hole. The holes shape is necessary in most areas to promote the species. See why on the Tips and Information Pages.
This is the way to go if you like making your own birdhouse. We do the drilling and cleaning and you do the finishing. This is a 7″ to 8″ gourd that has been drilled with a 1-1/2″ entrance hole, ventilation holes and hanging holes. The entrance hole may easily be enlarged with some coarse sanding paper or a jigsaw. They are cleaned and ready for your finishing touches. Paint them, dye them, or just spray a coat of urethane on them for that great natural look. LEATHER HANGING STRIP INCLUDED.