Plants in stock

Cucurbita maxima : fact sheet


Species name:
Cucurbita maxima
Common names:
Pumpkin, Winter Squash
Description:
Pumpkin, Low growing Annual vegetable

Unfortunately NO suppliers have this plant in stock at this stage!

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 50cm
Width:
Spreading
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Tender
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Low-growing Annual
Usage:
Vegetables ,Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Edible Leaves
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Blueish/Purple/Mauve/Lavender/Violet Tones ,Greenish Tones ,Yellowish/Orange/Goldish Tones ,Whitish/Creamish/Very Pale Tones ,Edible
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Blooms irregularly
Features:
Fast Growing ,Usually grown as an Annual
Foliage:
Deciduous