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PlantFiles: Pumpkin
Cucurbita pepo 'Baby Boo'

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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: Baby Boo

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Type:
Pumpkin (winter)

Height:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

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

Days to Maturity:
91 to 100 days

Mature Skin Color:
White

Size:
Less than 1 pound (0.5 kg)

Habit:
Vining

Disease Resistance:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Type:
Open Pollinated

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

Soil pH requirements:
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Propagation Methods:
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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Profile:

1 positive
2 neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral hollyberri On Aug 18, 2006, hollyberri from Union, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

Baby boo is NOT resistant to powdery mildew. Can be grown in a large pot.

Neutral Farmerdill On Jan 20, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Introduced by J.Jaunsem in 1990. PVP

Positive Terry On Dec 9, 2003, Terry from Murfreesboro, TN (Zone 7a) wrote:

Similar in size and shape to 'Jack Be Little', this miniature pumpkin is pure white. Great for fall decorating.

Regional...

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

Mountain View, California
Union, Kentucky
Salt Lake City, Utah



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