University of Atlantia

Course Detail

Bottle Gourd - history and growing your own

Instructor:
Eleanor de Bolton


Instructor's Kingdom: An Tir, Time Zone: PST
University Session:
UA107 June 12, 2021
Crs #:
602
Time:
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
28/30
Room:
Archimedes
Course Category:
Knowne World Sciences Symposium
Description
Join Eleanor in a deep dive into the history of the Bottle Gourd, also known as the calabash (Lagenaria siceraria). We will explore its ancient origins, usage patterns in pre-1600’s Europe, modern cultivars, and how to grow your own using period and modern techniques. Link to handout: https://drive.google.com/file/d/169olgX7Tpl9vvhZGCsOPjfv4avIGVQw8/view?usp=sharing
Day-of-class Contact Info
im: 541.829.1753 or FB messenger https://www.facebook.com/eleanor.debolton.5