Week 38 – September 20, 2019

Plant Information

Casper Pumpkin

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Cucurbita pepo

Common Name: Pumpkin

Height: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Width: 48 - 72" (122 - 183cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Casper is a white-skinned ornamental with thick, orange flesh and excellent eating quality.
The skin has less bluing than many other white varieties and grows on a corky-textured tan handle.
A great choice for carving and painting.

Grower Information:

Casper is a white-skinned ornamental with thick orange flesh and excellent eating quality. The skin has less bluing than many other white varieties, and grows on a corky-textured tan handle. The 10 to 16-lb. (4.5 to 7.3-kg) pumpkins grow 9 to 12 in. (23 to 30 cm) in diameter. It’s a great choice for carving and painting.