Round, twisted, bumpy, or smooth, squash bring the season's beauty and whimsy indoors or out.
Turn narrow-necked Speckled Swan gourds into vases. These lilies mimic the gourd's graceful shape.
Here's how: Saw the gourd's tip off with small craft saw. Use a knife to scrape out the seeds and membrane at the top of the gourd. Pour water in and arrange a few flowers.