Speckled Swan is a large, medium-green gourd that has a large, round body and a neck that curves back on the body of the gourd. Small bulb at the stem end gives good semblance of a head. 100 days.
2,900 seeds/lb.; 10-15 days, 70-75°F. Start early indoors in pots and transplant after last spring frost. Soak seeds in warm water overnight before seeding. Can also be seeded directly in the field in warm climates after soil temperature is 72°F.