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Pumpkin (Cucurbita Pepo or C. maxima) Approx. 100-200 sd/oz. large seeded; approx. 200-300 sd/ oz. small seeded. Hybrid packets contain 15 seeds; OP packets produce 10 hills; ½ oz sows 100' of row. Sow 1 lb/ acre. Sow 1" deep, about 3 ft. apart in rows 7.5 ft. apart. Germ in about 7 days. Days to maturity are from sowing. For pumpkins designed to reach 30 lbs or more: to maximize fruit weight, provide wider spacing -- up to 75 sq. ft. per plant for show size pumpkins. Indicates pumpkin varieties carrying a trait for powdery mildew in the disease package. PM Jack-O-Lantern Types 3720 Autumn Gold F1 90 days. Handsome fruits show attractive golden-orange rind color when small. Vigorous vines bear 3-5 fruits each, averaging 7-10 lbs. Firm, meaty flesh for carving, cooking. Fresh Mkt, U-Pick. 3749 Camaro PMR PVP F1 110 days. 11" T x 12" W, avg. 20-23 lb. Trials from CO, IN, CA & NY report higher level of PM resistance than found in previous genetics. Fruit have long firmly attached handles, thick flesh, slight to medium ribbing, and classic orange rind. Restricted vines show high yield potential of tonnage per acre. Resistant PM. 3751 Captain Jack F1 100-110 days. Extra large, 30 lbs plus, Jack-O-Lantern type with dark orange skin amd medium-deep ribbing. The thick flesh & flat bottom enables the fruit to stand on its own & not collapse under its own weight. The extremely thick, embedded handle matches the large size of pumpkin. Big vigorous plants can support several fruits. Tolerant PM. 3750U Casper 90 days. 10-15 lb. 8" T x 10"W. White skinned pumpkin improved to minimize the blueing under stress which affects some varieties. Globe shaped fruit have thick orange interior. Flesh is good eating. Distinct tan corky handles. Fresh Mkt. Autumn Gold F1 3752 Charmed F1 89 days. 16-20 lb. Large round deep orange fruit with distinct ribs and sturdy, dark green handles. Ideal for Jack-O-Lantern market. Strong, medium length vine and disease tolerance provide good chances for plentiful crop. Nice early maturity for such a big pumpkin. 3755U Connecticut Field 115 days. 15-20 lbs. Selected strain produces large, orange fruits with attractive appearance. 3758 Corvette PMR PVP F1 110 days. 11-14 lb. Smooth round fruits with fine high color, slightly ribbed, with very strong PM handle attachment. Semi-bush habit and strong disease package improves chances for plenty of pumpkins. Resistant PM. Shows virus tolerant traits. Pumpkin Disease Codes CMV Cucumber Mosaic Virus PM Powdery Mildew WMV Watermelon Mosaic Virus Cat# Pumpkin ¼ oz 1 oz ¼ lb ½ lb 1 lb 5 lb 3720 Autumn Gold 4.25 13.40 45.85 75.90 97.75 91.25 85.30 80.40 3750U Casper 2.85 8.40 29.25 51.00 92.00 86.00 82.00 78.00 3755U Connecticut Field 1.45 2.55 4.60 8.00 14.45 13.45 12.75 12.15 Cat# Pumpkin (M = 1000) 25 sd 100 sd 500 sd 1000 sd 5 M (per M) (per lb) 10 M (per M) 10 lb (per lb) 25 M (per M) 25 lb (per lb) 50 M (per M) 3749 Camaro PMR 4.65 14.65 60.00 74.25 71.45 68.15 64.85 62.45 3751 Captain Jack 4.15 12.90 53.00 79.00 77.25 74.45 71.65 69.60 3752 Charmed 2.75 8.65 35.50 49.65 47.75 46.20 44.60 43.50 3758 Corvette PMR 4.65 14.65 60.00 74.25 71.45 68.15 64.85 62.45 To Order Call: 800-622-7333 (USA) or 864-227-5140 (Int'l) 57 PM PM PM Corvette PMR PVP F1 Camaro PMR PVP F1 Charmed F1 Connecticut Field Captain Jack F1 Casper


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