Pumpkin, Winter Squash
Cucurbita pepo 'Kustovaya Oranzhevaya'

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

Pumpkin (winter)

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Days to Maturity:

91 to 100 days

Mature Skin Color:

Orange

Size:

7 to 11 pounds (3 to 5 kg)

Habit:

Semi-bush

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Type:

Open Pollinated

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

Remove fleshy coating on seeds before storing

Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Dec 6, 2011, melody from Benton, KY (Zone 7a) wrote:

Information only-I have not grown this plant:

A commercial variety from Belarus/Russia the name translates as 'Bushy Orange'