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Pumpkin Expert F1 - Seeds

Pumpkin Expert F1 - Seeds
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Price:  £2.05
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9 in stock

Quantity or Pot size (see 'Pot Sizes' tab below):  10 seeds approx


Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Height:  very low (less than 1ft)
Sow:  April to June


An early maturing, Jack O'Lantern variety with deep orange fruits weighing up to 9kg. Ideal for Halloween but also has a good flavour 

Sow April to June outdoors. Sow seed on edge to prevent rotting. 

Indoors: Sow 1.5cm deep in pots or trays from April to May. Indoor raised plants should be gradually hardened off in late-May and planted 60-90cm apart.

Alternatively sow direct outdoors from mid-May to June. Sow 2-3 seeds per station 60cm apart. Once large enough to handle thin down to the 1 strongest seedling per station.

Pumpkins like good fertile soil and lots of sun. Water regularly when fruit starts to swell

Harvest September to October


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10    

 

See our delivery information page for details

Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)  or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx. 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Quantity or Pot size" on plant information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall.