> > > > > >

Mammoth King Pumpkins



Mammoth King Pumpkins are slightly flattened. The rind is a mottled yellow and orange, with faint ribs.

Inside, they have coarse, thick yellow to bright-orange flesh.

They grow to be 18 to 24 inches (45 to 60 cm) wide and weigh 50 to 100 pounds (22 to 45 kg.)

Despite their size, they have good flavour for serving as a squash, or in pies.

120 days from seed.

History Notes

Mammoth King Pumpkins were known before 1824.

Please share this information with your friends. They may love it.


Also called:

Cucurbita maxima Mammoth King (Scientific Name)

Comments

You may also like:

logo

Bon mots

"Music with dinner is an insult to both the cook and the violinist."

-- Gilbert Keith Chesterton (English writer. 29 May 1874 – 14 June 1936)

Myth of the Day

Myth Picture Read more >