Pumpkin Jack O'Lantern

Jack O'Lantern is THE perfect Halloween pumpkin. Smooth, bright orange skin is firm and excellent for carving. With pumpkins averaging 4.5 kg (10 lbs), this versatile variety is also fine grained and excellent for pies.

 

Product Weight: 3 grams / approximately 17-20 seeds

Plant Type: Vegetable

Flavor: Mild and not as sweet as other varieties

Days to Harvest: 110 days

Days to Seed Germination: 8 to 10 days

Seed Planting Depth: 2.5 cm (1")

Row Spacing: 1.5-1.8 m (5-6')

Plant Spacing: 3 per hill

Planting Instructions: Sow a few seeds over a hill 9 to 12 inches tall and 1 foot across. Choose an area with full sun after any chance of frost has passed. Thin to 3 plants per hill when 1 inch tall. When vines are 3 inches high, thin to the strongest plant in each hill. Use a heavy organic mulch to control weeds. After harvest, allow to stand in garden a few days until skin hardens, then store in a cool, dry place.

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