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PUMPKIN Butternut - Cucuribta moschata 10g


NZ Prohibited

Stock: Available

SKU Code: V 733-10g


Family: Cucurbitaceae
Characteristics: Annual vine

Seed per packet: Approx.15
Seed per gram: Approx. 9

An extremely versatile pumpkin that is renowned for its sweet nutty taste. An all-time favourite and probably the most widely used as it is easier to cut than most other hard-skinned pumpkins 
Delicious as a roast or steamed vegetable or as an alternative to pumpkin in pies, roasts, or soups.

Grow notes:

Adaptable to most good garden soils but prefers rich soil with a generous amount of water in full sun.

TropicalAll Year Round
Temperate: Spring to Early Summer
Cool climate: Mid Spring to Early Summer

Sow: 2cm deep
Sow 3-4 seeds in raised mounds 1 metre apart directly in the growing position. Thin to the two strongest plants in each mound.

Plant space: 1 metre
Row Space: 1 metre
Germination: 6-10 days
Maturity: 14 weeks

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