Pumpkin Big Max Seed Packet - Ferry-Morse
Big Max Pumpkin seeds will grow into huge, round to flattened-round pumpkins that have a pinkish-orange color.
These big pumpkins can reach 6' in diameter and 100 pounds or more! They make for excellent prize-sized pumpkins.
- Plant Type: Vegetable
- Fill Weight (grams): 4.8
- Grows Best In: Full Sun
- Days to Germination: 7-10 Days
- Days to Maturity: 120 Days
- Growth Type: Big size
- Planting Depth: 1"-1.5"
- Seed Spacing: Sow your Big Max Pumpkin seeds roughly 8' apart in rows, keeping rows approximately 8' apart.
Instructions: Sow a few Big Max Pumpkin seeds over a hill 9"-12" tall and 1' across. Choose an area with full sun after any chance of frost has passed. Thin to 3 plants per hill when 1" tall. When vines are 3" high, thin to the strongest plant in each hill. Use a heavy organic mulch to control weeds.
Suggestions: For prize sized pumpkins, after each plant has set 3 or 4 pumpkins, save the largest and carefully prune others then and for the rest of the season.