(Cucurbita maxima) (aka Bright Red Etampes, Cinderella) Beautiful
French heirloom pumpkin introduced in the United
States by W. Atlee Burpee in 1883; documented by
Vilmorin the same year. Very flattened red-orange
fruit with wide ribs, weighs up to 20 pounds.
Spectacular for fall decorations, not recommended
for eating. 95 days.
SEEDS TO HILL
To 3-4 Plants
Green Thumb Tip Sow seeds outdoors in 12" diameter hills after
danger of frost has passed. Hills should be spaced
6' apart in all directions. Can also be started indoors
3 weeks before transplanting out.
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