Pumpkin- Big Max

Cucurbita maxima Open Pollinated

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  • Vegetable
  • Very large fruit to 220kg
  • Good for pies

Standard seed packet, 10 seeds

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'Pumpkin- Big Max' seeds

Cucurbita maxima

  • Vegetable
  • Very large fruit to 220kg
  • Good for pies

An exhibition pumpkin producing very large fruit up to 150cm or 220kg. Rough orange skin. Flesh good for pies. Good for Halloween decorations.

Seeds per gram: 5
Product code: B1-12

Best Months to Sow
  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct
Sowing Depth 20mm
Season Spring or after frost
Germination 5-10 days @ 21-35°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost tender Annual
Row Spacing 300cm
Plant Spacing 120cm
Position Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 110-130 days

*Notes: Harvest fruit when vine dries out. Susceptible to mildews.

How To Grow



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Small seed packets ONLY - Economy Delivery $3.00 or FREE on orders over $25 $5
Parcel Delivery Capped rate of $8.99
Express Delivery $15.00

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Capped rate of $8.99

Express Delivery

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Live Plants - Live plants Capped rate of $10.00

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Ratings & Reviews


First seed didn't germinate so tried again with two. Both have germinated and now at flowering stage. I will have to let you know later how they turn out.
customer review from 1/02/2014 23 March 2016