Seeds - Pumpkin, Baby Pam Pie OG
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Description: The organic Baby Pam Pumpkin is the standard for uniform pie pumpkins with long handles and bright orange skin. Dry, stringless flesh cooks down to a smooth filling, but its sugary flavour is what beats all others for pie making!
Known for its uniformity. Great for painting faces and as munchkin-sized Jack O’ Lanterns.
Pack Size: 1/8 ounce
Latin Name: Cucurbita pepo
Main Uses: Culinary, Ornamental
Days to Maturity: 99 days to maturity
Exposure: Full sun
Certified Organic: USDA Certified Organic
Germination: 7- 14 days at 21°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 plants per hill when first true leaves appear.
Row Spacing: 6’ for semi-bush and short vines/ 9 - 12’ for a vigorous vine.
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.