PUMPKIN – BURGESS BUTTERCUP
Burgess Buttercup has been very popular for many decades for its rich fine textured tasty golden yellow flesh which is thick, string-less & fiber-less. Very useful in the kitchen for baking, steaming or boiling & when baked, the fine, dry flesh is smooth & tastes like roasted chestnut & sweet potato. These small dark green fruits average 15cm in diameter & weigh 2.5 kg and have a distinctive light grey/green cup at the base and flattened the top. Vigorous vines produce up to 6 fruits, & store well over winter. Easy to grow. Excellent for storage and freezing.
Sow directly in desired growing position. Prefers good, well-drained soil. Keep moist & well watered once flowers appear & during the growing period.
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