Pumpkin- Burgess Buttercup

Cucurbita maxima Packet

Standard seed packet, 10 seeds

$1.75
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  • Vegetable
  • Good yields
  • Sweet orange flesh

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Description

'Pumpkin- Burgess Buttercup' seeds

Cucurbita maxima

  • Vegetable
  • Good yields
  • Sweet orange flesh

Popular variety from New England. Vines produce good yields of small (2-3kg) blocky fruits with dark green skin and bright orange flesh. Flesh is dry, and smooth in texture which a rich and sweet flavour. Good for baking, steaming and boiling. Fruits store well.

Seeds per gram: 4
Product code: E3-16

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 250cm
Plant Spacing 100cm
Position Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 95 days

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

Shipping

We deliver Australia wide.

All orders are dispatched from our warehouse in Knoxfield, Victoria, Australia.

We do not deliver overseas.

Shipping cost is calculated using all the items in your shopping cart and your delivery postcode. The table below outlines the delivery options and costs.

Order dispatch time is currently 3-5 business days plus delivery time
Please note we are unable to guarantee specific delivery dates. The delivery timeframes below are estimates only.

 

Whats in the order? Shipping Options Shipping Cost  Shipping Details
Small seed packets ONLY Economy Delivery $2.50 or FREE on orders over $20
(WA customers: $5 economy delivery*)
Orders sent via letter | Delivery 2-6 business days
No tracking | Guaranteed delivery** by 20 business days
  Parcel Delivery  Capped rate of $6.99 Order sent via Australia Post- Parcel Post | 1-6 business days
WITH TRACKING | Guaranteed delivery**
  Express Delivery Starting from $15.00
(calculated by weight)
Order sent via Australia Post- Express | 1+ business day
WITH TRACKING | Guaranteed delivery**
 
Order includes BULK seed
or other non-seed products
Parcel Delivery  Capped rate of $6.99 Order sent via Australia Post- Parcel Post | 1-6 business days
WITH TRACKING | Guaranteed delivery**
  Express Delivery Starting from $15.00
(calculated by weight)
Order sent via Australia Post- Express | 1+ business day
WITH TRACKING | Guaranteed delivery**

*All orders sent to Western Australia are subject to mandatory inspection and fees by Quarantine WA. These fees are included in all shipping costs above.

**We will replace all orders that are lost or damaged in transit however we will not replace or refund orders simply because they were delivered later than estimated. Full details here.

 

Ratings & Reviews

Lovely flavour and texture

Good germination and prolific fruiting. Beautiful nutty flavour and dense texture
25 December 2019