Cucurbita maximaRated 4/5 based on 1 reviews.
Standard seed packet, 5 seeds
- French heirloom variety
- Attractive orange pumpkins
French heirloom variety named after the famous fairy tale of the same name. Attractive flattened fruits with orange skin and uniform ridges growing to around 10-15kg. Sweet flavour. Good for baking, pies and for carving. Fast growing.
How to sow and grow:
|When:||Spring or after frost|
|Germination:||5-10 days @ 21-35°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle:||Frost tender Annual|
|Position:||Full sun, moist well drained soil|
|Days to Maturity/Flowering:||85-95 days|
(Product number: E3-05)
Seeds per gram: 8 seeds
|Botanical name:||Cucurbita maxima|
|Packet type:||Standard seed packet|
|Packet quantity:||5 seeds|
|Seeds per gram:||8|
Easy to grow8 November 2019Grew nicely without much work. Not as sweet as expected, both eaten fresh and stored for a year without change.