Organic Pumpkin, Musquee de Provence (1/4 lb)
Organic Pumpkin, Musquee de Provence (1/4 lb)
Organic Pumpkin, Musquee de Provence (1/4 lb)
Brand: Peaceful Valley
Item Number: SNV5528

Organic Pumpkin, Musquee de Provence (1/4 lb)

Firm Tasty Flesh Good Raw or Cooked

USDA Certified Organic

Regular price
$49.99 /1/4 Lb
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Sale price
$49.99
Sold out for the season. Available again in January 2021.
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Description

Pumpkin - Musquee de Provence - Cucurbita moschata

Tender Annual Heirloom. This French heirloom is possibly the ultimate pumpkin. Delicious flavor (some even serve raw, thin wedges), deeply ribbed form, and sumptuous buff color on 20 lb. fruits. Firm flesh is a rich shade of orange, and the pumpkin is named for its musky perfume. Hails from Provence in the South of France.

Did You Know? The seed cavity of this pumpkin is small, giving you lots of flesh per fruit.

Soil and 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 and Growing: Start seeds indoors 3-4 weeks before the last frost or sow seed directly when soil temperature reaches 70°F. To begin growing earlier, use mulching plastics and row covers to warm the soil.

Harvesting and 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: 70-95°F
Planting Depth: 1/2"-1"
Germination: 6-18 Days
Height At Maturity: Vine
Days to Maturity: 110-115 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 2'-4'
Approx Seeds per Pack: 753 Seeds

Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
Buy with confidence and plant the best!

Features

  • Heirloom
  • Open-Pollinated

Characteristics

Organic Status :
Certified Organic Product
Approximate Harvest Time : Early Fall
Approximate Harvest Time : Late Fall
Approximate Harvest Time : Late Summer
Growth Habit : Vining
Life Cycle : Tender Annual
Plant Family : Curcubitaceae (Curcubits)
Planting Time : Summer
Seed Unit Sizes : Bulk
Soil pH : 6.1 - 6.5
Soil pH : 6.6 - 7.0
Starting Location : Start Indoors & Transplant
Sun Requirements : Full Sun

Useful Information

Shipping

Shipping Weight: 0.3 lb

Dimensions: 8"L x 4"W x 2"H

Guarantee

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).

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