Pumpkin- Small Sugar

Cucurbita pepo

Standard seed packet, 10 seeds

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Pumpkin- Small Sugar

Cucurbita pepo

  • Vegetable
  • Small round pumpkins
  • Very sweet flavour

Heirloom variety from late 1800's. Small uniform round pumpkins with orange skin, orange flesh, sugary sweet flavour and smooth texture. Fruit grows to around 18cm or 2kg. Flesh is said to be one of the best varieties for making pies, it is also good for baking, soups and casseroles. Stores well.

How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct
Sowing Depth: 15mm
When: Spring and summer
Germination: 5-10 days @ 21-35°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Frost tender Annual
Row Spacing: 200cm
Plant Spacing: 120cm
Position: Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 100-110 days
*Notes: Susceptible to mildew.

(Product number: E3-19)
Seeds per gram: 8 seeds

SKU E3-19
Shipping Weight 0.0019kg
Botanical name: Cucurbita pepo
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 10 seeds
Seeds per gram: 8
Photo credits:

Photo by ancapron / CC BY 2.0

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