Pumpkin Hundredweight seeds




The traditional Halowe'en pumpkin. Can attain huge weights if grown singly. Oval to round with deep orange flesh. Allow 200cm between plants.

Seed Count - 15

When to sow

April to May
Where to sow

Sow 2 or 3 seeds into a 9cm (3 ½") pot under glass at 20°C. Late May sowings can be made direct into soil 5cm (2") apart in a cold frame.

What to do next

As soon as first true leaves appear, prick off into individual 9cm (3 ½") pots. Gradually harden off before planting in the growing site 60cm (24") apart in late May. Cold frame sowings can be gradually hardened off and transplanted when large enough. Water regularly.