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Pumpkin 'Big Max' Seeds

Huge pumpkins up to 70 in. around often weigh 100 lbs.

Availability: Out of stock

$2.50
All orders are hand-packaged and may take UP TO TWO weeks to arrive.
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Details

Huge pumpkins up to 70 in. around often weigh 100 lbs. or more, if given plenty of moisture, fertilizer and space. Bright orange skin covers 4 in. thick bright yellow-orange flesh. Delicious for pies. Let only 1-2 pumpkins develop per vine for largest size. Mulch when plants are 1 - 2" high.

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm, Renegade Acres, in Howell, MI!

Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth.

Additional Info

Botanical Name Cucurbita maxima
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 7 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 10 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1 in.
When to Sow Indoors 2-4 weeks before last spring frost, Outdoors after all danger of spring frost is past
Growing Height 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
Plant Spacing 8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger N/A
Other Details Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater, This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Soil pH Requirements 5.6 to 6.0 (acidic), 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
Days to Harvest 110-120
Propagation Methods From seed; direct sow after last frost, From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds, Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored
Seeds Per Pack 15