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PUMPKIN Queensland Blue (Heirloom)

Cucuribta maxima

Stock: Available

SKU Code: V 385


$4.40

Family: Cucurbitaceae
Characteristics: Fruiting vine

Seed per packet: Approx. 12
Seed per gram: Approx. 5

A large old Australian variety of pumpkin with dark slate grey heavily ribbed skin. Fruits mature to 3-5 kg (6-11 lbs) with a sweet, deep orange flesh.

A top variety of pumpkin that keeps extremely well.

Grow Notes:

Adaptable to most good garden soils but prefers a rich soil with 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 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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