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Winter Squash and Pumpkins: Cucurbita pepo 'Connecticut Field'

Botanical name: Cucurbita pepo 'Connecticut Field'

Common name: pumpkin

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Photo credit: Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company
Winter Squash and Pumpkins: Cucurbita pepo 'Connecticut Field'

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Soil: damp, acidic, loam
Sun:
  
Zones: 4a thru 11a
Care:
average
Lifespan:
annual
Category:   
Attributes:

fall interest, bee attracting, edible

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description for "Winter Squash and Pumpkins: Cucurbita pepo 'Connecticut Field'"

A popular pumpkin for Halloween is 'Connecticut Field'. This variety sports bright orange, slightly ribbed fruit that can reach up to 20 pounds at maturity. Besides carving for jack-o-lanterns or used for Fall decorating, this variety can also be baked or canned. Maturity in 110 days. Edited by S. Derr

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