Cucurbita palmata Seeds

$6.00

20 in stock

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Description

Botanical nameCucurbita palmata
Common nameCoyote 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.

FamilyCucurbitaceae
Plant TypeAnnual or perennial herb/vine
Mature Size<1’H x 4-8’W
Flower ColorYellow
Flowering SeasonSummer
Cold ToleranceHardy to 25F
Wildlife BenefitedBees
WarningsFruits are not edible
Sowing TimeSpring, Summer
Pre- TreatmentNone; 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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