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PUMPKIN Butternut Waltham (Heirloom)

Cucuribta moschata

NZ Prohibited

Stock: Available

SKU Code: V-69


Family: Cucurbitaceae

Characteristics: Annual vine

Seed per packet: 12

An Heirloom variety of Butternut pumpkin with soft yellow-orange flesh with a sweet creamy nutty taste.

Pear-shaped fruits with pale skin and flesh growing up to 2kg with a small seed cavity. Delicious as a roast or steamed vegetable or as an alternative to pumpkin in pies, roasts, Prefect for pumpkin soup.
Stores well.

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

Tropical: All 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 in direct in growing position. Thin to to the stwo strongest plants in each mound.
Plant space: 1 metre
Row Space: 1 metre
Germination: 6-10 days
Maturity: 14 weeks

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