Pumpkin, Waltham Butternut
Sweet orange flesh with a buff coloured skin. The Waltham Butternut have vigorous vines yielding 4-5 fruit each that are 1-3kg. Can be harvested when young and used like a summer squash that can be stored for 3 months and longer.
- Soil temperature for germination: 20-25°C
- When to sow: Summer
- Germination: 7-14 days
- Spacing: 2 metres
- Harvest: 110 days from transplant
- Growing method: Transplant