Cucurbita palmata Seeds

$6.00

32 in stock

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Description

Botanical name Cucurbita palmata
Common name Coyote melon

This member of the squash family produces large orange blossoms and softball-size gourds on a sprawling vine. Can be annual or perennial. Prefers sandy, well-drained soil, and full sun. Note: Fruits are not edible.

Family Cucurbitaceae
Plant Type Annual or perennial herb/vine
Mature Size <1’H x 4-8’W
Flower Color Yellow
Flowering Season Summer
Cold Tolerance Hardy to 25F
Wildlife Benefited Bees
Warnings Fruits are not edible
Sowing Time Spring, Summer
Pre- Treatment None; for best results, sow directly in ground.

Please note that we can only ship to CA, NV, AZ, and UT. Packet contains 10 seeds.

Sowing Guide

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