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  • Seeds per Pack: 10

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Cucurbita maxima

One of the most beautiful, unusual, tastiest & superb eating pumpkins! Its shape is mildly flattened with good ribbing and it averages 4.5-7kg. blue grey fruits with heavy, deep ribs. The flesh is orange-yellow and is sweet, dry & stringless. Stores very well once mature. High yields. Unique old pumpkin becoming rediscovered.

Plant seeds in hills sowing seeds 2cm apart. When new plants are about 10cm tall carefully thin or transplant to 3 healthiest plants per hill.


Germination Time (Days) 8 – 16
Harvest Time (Days) 100 – 140
Sowing Depth (mm) 15 – 20
Plant Spacing (cm) 100 – 150
Row Spacing (cm) 100 – 200
pH 5 – 7.5
Soil Temperature (°C)
Hardy / Frost Tender Frost Tender
Sow Direct / Raise Seedlings Sow Direct
Seed Preparation
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