Organic Pumpkin, Kakai
(Hull-Less)
(1/4 lb)

Hull-Less Pumpkin Seeds

Brand: Peaceful Valley    Item Number: SNV5564

$49.99/1/4 Lb

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

$49.99/1/4 Lb

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

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Description

Pumpkin - Kakai - Cucurbita pepo

Tender Annual Semi-bush. Grow your own pumpkin seeds, with no hulls on them. Kakai is a 5-8 lb medium sized pumpkin and produces 2-3 pumpkins per plant. Orange with green-black stripes and deep ribs, it's a great display pumpkin as well as a seed source. Kakai is an Austrian pumpkin also used for pressing nutrient-rich, green pumpkin oil.

Did You Know? Some European studies show that green pumpkin oil pressed from the seed supports prostate health.

Soil & Water: Pumpkins prefer loam or sandy soil high in organic matter to hold large amounts of moisture. The plants require heavy and even water for best development. Preferred soil pH is between 6.0-7.0.

Planting & Growing: Start seeds indoors 3-4 weeks before the last frost Use fiber pots or soil blocks for best results because squash don't like to be transplanted. Or sow seed directly once soils are at least 70°F. Start earlier by using mulch and row covers to warm the soil.

Harvesting & Storage: For immediate use, harvest when the skin loses its sheen. For storage, harvest pumpkins when fully mature. Cut the fruit from the vine, leaving 4"-6" of stem. Cure for storage by setting in a warm, dry location for 1-2 weeks.

Soil Temperature: 70-90°F
Planting Depth: 1/2"-1"
Germination: 7-14 Days
Height At Maturity: 2’-3’
Days to Maturity: 100 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 2’-4’
Approx Seeds per Pack: 1,000 Seeds

Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to ensure the success of your crop(s). Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
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Features

  • Open-Pollinated

Characteristics

Seed Unit Sizes 1/4 lb Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Life Cycle Tender Annual Planting Time Summer
Approximate Harvest Time Late Summer, Early Fall, Late Fall Ideal Soil Temperature 70-90°F
Days to Maturity 90 - 120 Days Sun Requirements Full Sun
Growth Habit Vining Starting Location Start Indoors & Transplant
Plant Family Curcubitaceae (Curcubits) Soil pH 6.1 - 7.0
Seed Unit Sizes 1/4 lb
Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Life Cycle Tender Annual
Planting Time Summer
Approximate Harvest Time Late Summer, Early Fall, Late Fall
Ideal Soil Temperature 70-90°F
Days to Maturity 90 - 120 Days
Sun Requirements Full Sun
Growth Habit Vining
Starting Location Start Indoors & Transplant
Plant Family Curcubitaceae (Curcubits)
Soil pH 6.1 - 7.0

Planting & Care

Soil & Water: Pumpkins prefer loam or sandy soil high in organic matter to hold large amounts of moisture. The plants require heavy and even water for best development. Preferred soil pH is between 6.0-7.0.

Planting & Growing: Start seeds indoors 3-4 weeks before the last frost Use fiber pots or soil blocks for best results because squash don't like to be transplanted. Or sow seed directly once soils are at least 70°F. Start earlier by using mulch and row covers to warm the soil.

Harvesting & Storage: For immediate use, harvest when the skin loses its sheen. For storage, harvest pumpkins when fully mature. Cut the fruit from the vine, leaving 4"-6" of stem. Cure for storage by setting in a warm, dry location for 1-2 weeks.

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Shipping Information

Shipping Weight: 0.30 lbs. Dimensions: 8"L x 4"W x 2"H

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