- Pale orange rind is ribbed
- Thick flesh is sweet and spicy
- Fruits grow to 4-7 pounds
- Ideal for baking and roasting
- Winter squash
- 90-95 days
(C. moschata) (aka Sweet Kikuza) A pumpkin of Japanese origin offered by the Oriental Seed Co. of San Francisco in 1927. Orange-cinnamon rind is ribbed and somewhat wrinkled; flesh is thick, sweet, rather spicy, and tender. The small size (4-7 pounds) makes it ideal for baking and roasting. 90-95 days.
Direct Seed: 1" Deep
Seeds to Hill: 6-8 Seeds
Thin: To 3-4 Plants
Light: Full Sun
Instructions - 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.