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Pumpkin, Winter Squash
Cucurbita pepo 'Camaro'

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

Pumpkin (winter)

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Days to Maturity:

101 to 110 days

111 to 120 days

Mature Skin Color:

Orange

Size:

20 to 35 pounds (9 to 16 kg)

Habit:

Vining

Disease Resistance:

Powdery Mildew (PM)

Seed Type:

Hybrid

Other details:

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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)

Propagation Methods:

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Nov 11, 2008, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A classic orange 20-23 lb hybrid with slight ribbing. Fruits average 11 inches long x 12 inches in diameter. Resistant to Powdery Mildew.