Chinese Bottle Gourd (5-1/2″ – 7-1/2″ diameter) medium
Chinese Bottle Gourds are one of the most popular gourds for crafting. They are commonly used for birdhouses, snowmen, people and animal figures. Size: 5-1/2" – 7-1/2" diameter at widest point, 6" – 8" tall
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