Organic Casper Pumpkin (Cucurbita pepo)
These ghostly pale pumpkins are perfect for Halloween! A multipurpose heirloom, the Casper’s smooth surface lends itself to easy painting or carving, while its sweet flesh tastes great in pies and other baked goods. Grows up to 15 pounds.
- 15 seeds minimum
- Germination: 5-10 days
- Maturity: 90-110 days
- Direct sow ½-1” deep in full sun after last frost date when soil is at least 70F or start indoors 3-4 weeks before planting.
- Space plants 24-36” apart in rows 8-12” apart.
- Pumpkins should not be planted in soil where melons or cucumbers were recently grown.