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Cucurbita maxima Pumpkin : fact sheet


Species name:
Cucurbita maxima Pumpkin
Common names:
Pampoen ,Pumpkins
Description:
Pumpkin, Vegetable, Low-growing Annual

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:
Less than 300cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Tender
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Low-growing Annual
Usage:
Vegetables ,Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Attract Birds
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Blueish/Purple/Mauve/Lavender/Violet Tones ,Whitish/Creamish/Very Pale Tones ,Edible
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Usually grown as an Annual
Foliage:
Deciduous