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PUMPKIN Orange Dawn - Cucuribta maxima

NZ Prohibited

Stock: Available

SKU Code: V 685

$4.00

Family: Cucurbitaceae

Characteristics: Annual vine

Seed per packet: Approx 15

These early maturing bright orange pumpkins with an excellent chestnut flavour produce good yields of 2 to 3 kilo of fruit on semi-bush type plants. 
A very versatile F1 variety with a sweet nutty taste. Delicious as a roast, steamed vegetable, or as an alternative to pumpkin in pies, roasts or soups.

The semi-bush type habit makes it ideal for growing in small areas.

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 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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