Jack Be Little - Pumpkin

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A miniature pumpkin and with a deep orange color. A flattened shape with wide, deep ribs. Fun for autumn decorations. Grows to about 3-4" diameter x 2 1/2" tall. Strong long vine plants. Disease resistant. 2g ~ 25 seeds.

Start seed indoors 3-4 weeks before transplanting into the garden. Optimum soil temperature for seed germination is 65-85 degrees. Transplant to the garden 2 to 3 weeks after your average last frost. Or, plant seeds directly in the garden 1-2 weeks after average last frost date. Sow 3-5 seeds per hill, thinning to a final 2-3 plants per hill. Pumpkins grow best in a warm site with full sun. Warm soil is essential to good seed germination and emergence. Using transplants can speed production.

Scientific Name: Curcurbita pepo
Days to Maturity: 85-110
Seed Depth: 1"
Days to Sprout: 7-14
Plant Spacing: 2-5'
Row Spacing: 6-10'
Light Requirements: Sunny
Plant Height: 16-20"
Life Cycle: Annual
Frost Hardy: No