Seeds - Pumpkin, 'Small Sugar' OG (SGH)

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Description: A classic heirloom pie pumpkin, fine-grained and stringless.  Dates back to 1863!  Expect 4-6 slightly ribbed pumpkins per vine.

Pack Size: 20 Seeds

Latin Name: Cucurbita pepo
Main Uses: Culinary, Ornamental
Days to Maturity: 100 days to maturity
Exposure: Full sun
Height: Vine
Certified Organic: USDA Certified Organic

Germination: 5-7 days at 18-22°C.
Sowing: Indoors 3 - 4 weeks before the last frost. Sow seeds in 3” pots, preferably coir or peat. Apply Sea Magic from first watering. From the second set of true leaves to time of transplanting, alternate between Sea Magic and seed-starting fertilizer (such as Evolve) once per week.
Planting Depth: 1/2” to 1”.
Outdoors: Direct seed after last frost date.
Seed Spacing: Place 2 - 3 seeds each in hills 18 - 36” apart. Thin to 1 plant per hill when first true leaves appear.
Row Spacing: 6’ for semi-bush and short vines/ 9 - 12’ for a vigorous vine.

Growing in Containers: Not suited for containers. Pumpkins may be grown in larger raised beds.

Growing in Mixed Planters: Not suited for mixed planters.

Fertilizing (Garden): Plant in a garden bed amended with compost. Side dress with Sea Soil or other quality compost a week after blossoming.

Watering (Garden): Water evenly through the season.

Harvesting: Harvest when fruit turns orange. Leave stem attached to pumpkin when picking.

Suitability for Indoors: Not suited for indoors.

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