All orders ship in 1-3 business days

PUMPKIN, Connecticut Field - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom,Bulk

PUMPKIN, Connecticut Field

Heirloom Pumpkin Seeds

Regular price
Sold out
Sale price
$ 0.99
Unit price

Approximate seed count per packet ( 3.0g = 20 seeds )

Connecticut Field Pumpkin (Cucurbita pepo 'Connecticut Field'): Classic and Versatile Pumpkins for Your Autumn Harvest

Cultivate the classic and versatile pumpkins of Connecticut Field Pumpkin (Cucurbita pepo 'Connecticut Field') in your garden. Also known as Big Tom, these pumpkins are known for their traditional orange hue, round shape, and excellent carving qualities, this pumpkin variety is a staple for autumn decorations and culinary creations. Explore the characteristics and optimal growing conditions of Connecticut Field Pumpkin for a rewarding gardening experience and a bountiful harvest of iconic pumpkins.

Key Features:

  • Classic Orange Color: Connecticut Field Pumpkins boast a classic and vibrant orange color, making them quintessential for autumn decor, jack-o'-lanterns, and various seasonal displays. The traditional hue adds warmth and festive charm to your garden and home.
  • Round Shape: The pumpkins have a classic round shape, ideal for carving into jack-o'-lanterns or using as decorative elements for fall festivities. Their uniform and well-defined shape contribute to their overall appeal.
  • Versatile Uses: Connecticut Field Pumpkins are versatile and can be used for both decorative and culinary purposes. Whether adorning your porch or making pumpkin pies, these pumpkins offer a multitude of uses.
  • Medium to Large Size: These pumpkins typically range from medium to large in size, providing an ample canvas for carving creative designs or harvesting substantial amounts of pumpkin flesh for cooking and baking.
  • Vigorous Growth: Connecticut Field Pumpkin plants exhibit vigorous growth, producing sprawling vines with large, deep green leaves. The plants are well-suited for open spaces in the garden where they can spread and thrive.
  • Mature Size: Mature Connecticut Field Pumpkin plants can cover a substantial area, so ensure they have adequate space to sprawl and produce plenty of pumpkins.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate classic and versatile Connecticut Field Pumpkins using optimal growing conditions:

  • Soil: Well-drained, fertile soil. Connecticut Field Pumpkins prefer soil with good drainage and a slightly acidic to neutral pH for optimal growth and fruit development.
  • Sunlight: Full sun is ideal for Connecticut Field Pumpkins. Provide a location with direct sunlight exposure to promote healthy vine growth and encourage the development of vibrant and well-shaped pumpkins.
  • Spacing: Plant Connecticut Field Pumpkins with recommended spacing to allow for proper vine expansion. Adequate spacing ensures good air circulation and optimal pumpkin development.
  • Watering: Maintain regular watering, especially during dry periods. Consistent moisture is crucial for Connecticut Field Pumpkins to produce plump and healthy pumpkins.

Experience the joy of growing and decorating with classic Connecticut Field Pumpkins in your garden. Order your seeds today and enjoy the iconic and versatile addition of Connecticut Field Pumpkins to your autumn harvest.

Connecticut Field Pumpkin Planting Information

Days to Germination: 10
Days to Maturity: 100
Planting Depth: 1/4"
Plant Spacing: 15-20"
Row Spacing: 18-30"
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
200 3200