Darling is a unique pie pumpkin that brings a different shape to this class. 6-8 lb. fruit are produced on strong plants that have intermediate resistance to Powdery Mildew. Darling's fruit have an upright, barrel shape, a dark orange color and slight ribbing. The handles are well-proportioned to the fruit size and are well-rooted.
Approximately 3,385 seeds per pound
Seeding depth: 1 - 1.5 inches
Germination days: 6 - 12 days
Maturation days: 90 days
Unique upright pumpkin ideal for painting.
Early maturing small pumpkin with a different look. Very uniform, elongated fruit shape and stocky handles. Skin is smooth, lightly ribbed, and a vibrant medium-orange color. Fruits average 5 lb., weight range 3-9 lb. Short vine habit with concentrated fruit set. Avg. yield: 4-5 fruits/plant. Intermediate resistance to powdery mildew. Avg. 4,100 seeds/lb.