approx. 5-14 s/g.
Pumpkin and Winter Squash are both long keeping cucurbits that locally are referred to as Pumpkins. There is no difference in culture or use. Constant water and heavy feeding are required for good crops.
Best sown October to December (cold), September to January (warm) and July to March in the tropics. Sow seed 3 cm deep, in groups of 3. Space groups 2 metres apart. Thin to strongest after germination which can be expected in 7 days at 26 deg. C. soil temperature.
CAUTION Seed may be treated with a pre-emergence fungicide. Do not use as stock food. Only for use as SEED for SOWING,