SIBLEY

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(Cucurbita maxima) Heirloom first introduced in 1887 by Hiram Sibley & Co. but dates back prior to this with seed being obtained from an elderly woman in Van Dinam, Iowa who had grown the variety for more than 50 years previously. Also known as 'Pike's Peak'. Slate-blue, tear-drop shaped, elongated fruit 3-5kg with intense, sweet, orange flesh with little fibre. Flavour sweetens upon storage. Vining plant to 5m. Stores well. 100-110 days.  12 seeds

(Pumpkin07942)

SKU Pumpkin07942
Shipping Weight 0.0010kg
Shipping Width 0.010m
Shipping Height 0.010m
Shipping Length 0.010m

Excellent For Baking!

By: on 4 August 2014
We tried this for the first time tonight - baked in the oven with skin on. It was the sweetest pumpkin we've ever tasted. Head & shoulders above all others with the level of flavour.
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