Medium size 16 - 24lb with medium ribbing. Great round shape and medium orange in colour. Flesh is crisp and sweet. Great for pickling and pies. Flowers of the pumpkin are edible and make interesting garnishes
Direct seed 3 cm deep. Germination is 5 - 10 days. Hill around root base and bury tendrils in moist soil to encourage strength and nutrients while feeding the pumpkin's growth. Keep well watered but not consistently wet. Easy to grow with these instructions
References to pumpkins date back centuries. The word originated from the Greek word pepon, which means large melon.
Pumpkins contain potassium and Vitamin A.
|Temperature (C):||18 - 25|
|Site:||Full Sun or Part Shade|
|Height (cm):||30 - 40|
|Spread (cm):||100 - 300|