Pumpkin, Winter Squash
Cucurbita pepo 'Baby Boo'

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:

Unknown - Tell us

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

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

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

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Mountain View, California

Union, Kentucky

Salt Lake City, Utah

Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
2
neutrals
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

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

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

Introduced by J.Jaunsem in 1990. PVP

Positive

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.