Ornamental Gourd, Field Pumpkin
Cucurbita pepo var. ovifera 'Gremlins'

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

Category:

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Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:

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Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds

Regional

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

Leetonia, Ohio

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

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

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.