A relative of the buttercup squash that resembles a small pumpkin with orange skin. Set fruit early and is tolerant to disease. Flesh is gorgeous orange, firm in texture with excellent aroma and taste. Fruit is 1.5kg and can be harvested about 40 days after blooming This hybrid stores and retains quality during storage.
Botanical Name: Cucurbita maxima
This is an F1 Hybrid variety – it gives ‘Hybrid vigour’ and very productive crops. Seed is often produced by hand pollination and the seed are expensive. Do not attempt to save seed from these plants as it will not develop true to type any more.