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Pumpkin Violina Vegetable Seeds
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Pumpkin Violina Vegetable Seeds

$3.99$14.99

  • Excludes TAS & NZ shipping.
  • Rare, Italian heirloom variety.
  • Long keeper and sweet flavour.
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PUMPKIN ‘Violina’ Vegetable Seeds

Botanical Name: Cucurbita moschata

‘Violina’ pumpkin is an Italian heirloom variety known for its unique violin-like shape and ribbed, tan skin. The dense, sweet orange flesh is perfect for roasting, soups, and purees. This versatile pumpkin offers exceptional flavor and texture, making it a favorite for culinary use. ‘Violina’ pumpkins store well, allowing you to enjoy their rich taste long after the harvest season.

Plant Type: Warm season annual

Plant Height: 35 – 45 cm

Sow When:

  • Temperate: Spring to early summer
  • Subtropical: Spring to early summer
  • Tropical: All year if frost-free

Germination: 7 – 14 days

Depth: 2.5 cm deep

Position: Full sun

Sow Where: Directly into garden beds

Soil Type: Fertile, well-drained soil, pH 6.0 – 7.5; add plenty of compost

Spacing: Space plants 90 – 120 cm apart

Harvest: 95 – 110 days; harvest when the stem is brown and the skin is fully colored; pick with a 6 cm stem, dry well before storing

Ensure regular watering, especially during dry periods, and mulch to retain soil moisture and reduce weeds. ‘Violina’ pumpkins are ideal for baking, roasting, and adding to a variety of dishes, offering a delightful flavor that enhances any meal. Their long storage life makes them a valuable addition to any home garden.

Additional information

Weight N/A
Size

Packet, 5 grams, 25 grams

Product Specifications

  • Variety: Violina.
  • Botanical name: Cucurbita moschata.
  • Slovenian, Heirloom variety.
  • Seeds per gram: Approximately 5 – 12.
  • Open pollinated, not-chemically treated, non-GMO.
  • We do not ship this seed to Tasmania or NZ due to quarantine restrictions.