Gourd Tree, Irwin County

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These are generally put up to attract Purple Martins (Progne subis), which are thought to be a mosquito deterrent. Many companies now sell plastic martin gourds, but I prefer the natural versions.

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4 responses to “Gourd Tree, Irwin County

  1. Love this photo, Brian. Thank you for it!

  2. Love this! Wish I had one just like it!

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