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SQUASH Red Kuri - Cucuribta maxima


NZ Prohibited

Stock: Available

SKU Code: V 829

AUD $4.70

Family: Cucurbitaceae
Characteristics: Annual vine

Seed per packet: Approx. 10
Seed per gram:  Approx. 4

An heirloom Japanese Squash that produces high yields of good-looking and great-tasting pumpkin with sweet, firm flesh, and a delicate and mellow flavour similar to the taste of chestnuts.
A teardrop-shaped Squash with bright orange-red skin. Each plant will bear multiple fruits that weigh 1.8–3.5 kg.

A very versatile Squash in the kitchen.

Also known as pumpkin Kuri Red

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 their 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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