Pumpkin Red Kuri
FAMILY: CUCURBITACEAE GENUS: C. SPECIES: maxima
Heritage Status: Overseas
Bio-Region of Origin: Northland
Number of Seeds: 10
Description: A pumpkin that we have been growing now for 20 years. Excellent as an early summer pumpkin, ready to eat Jan-Feb, keep until June. Small/medium round, beautiful shape, with bright orange skin, turning red when fully ripe. Great for steaming with summer veggies, and soup. Sweet, moist, and full of flavour, hugely productive, vigorous vine. Happy to grow up a fence.
To help you decide which varieties will be best for you.
Planting Instructions: Sow seed into tray after danger of frost. Prick out at 6 cm diagonal spacings when first leaves appear. Transplant into garden at 50 cm diagonal spacings once soil temp reaches 15-16 degrees C.