These gourds make ideal penguins with their incurved neck and lend themselves to a variety of crafts, they have great ornamental value. Heavy cropping a single plant can produce up to 2 dozen fruits by autumn. For a variety of shapes and sizes harvest the cream coloured fruits at various stages from young to maturity. Ideal for artists and for children to paint them to resemble penguins. 120 days from sowing to maturity.