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PlantFiles: Gourd
Cucurbita pepo 'Gremlins'

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Family: Cucurbitaceae (koo-ker-bih-TAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Cucurbita (koo-KER-bih-ta) (Info)
Species: pepo (PEP-oh) (Info)
Cultivar: Gremlins

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Type:
Unknown - Tell us

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Days to Maturity:
91 to 100 days
101 to 110 days

Mature Skin Color:
Striped
Multi-colored

Size:
Less than 1 pound (0.5 kg)
2 to 3 pounds (1 to 2 kg)

Habit:
Vining

Disease Resistance:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Type:
Open Pollinated

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Propagation Methods:
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds

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Profile:

1 positive
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive 3wer4c On Aug 6, 2011, 3wer4c from Leetonia, OH wrote:

These plants are growing very well for me. They had a good germination rate, more vigor than Autumn Wings gourds, and are producing a nice crop.

Neutral Farmerdill On Dec 14, 2007, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Ornamental. Large sized, various solid and speckled vibrant colors in a multitude of desirable shapes; stars, wings, acorns, mushrooms, necks and more.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Leetonia, Ohio



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