Charisma PMR (F1) Pumpkins

Charisma PMR (F1) Pumpkins

Retailer: Johnny Selected Seeds
$3.65 USD at time of publication Buy from Johnny Selected Seeds

Description from Johnny Selected Seeds

Resists powdery mildew, medium size.

Blocky round pumpkins with slightly russeted, deep orange color and tough green handles. Reduced-length vine. Compared to Racer, Charisma is a pound or two larger (avg. 14-18 lb.), matures later, is lighter orange, has a more slender handle, and is a lot less susceptible to powdery mildew.

Combines parentage from Cornell University and Johnny’s. Avg. 3,300 seeds/lb. Packet: 30 seeds.

  • AVG. DIRECT SEEDING RATE: 250 seeds/125′, 500 seeds/250′, 1,000 seeds/500′, 15M/acre @ 2 seeds/ft rows 6′ apart.
  • TRANSPLANTING: Sow 2 seeds in 1 1/2-2″ cell-type containers or pots. Thin to 1-2 plants/pot with scissors. Harden plants 4-7 days by reducing fertilizer, water, and temperature, and moving flats outside if there is no frost danger. Transplant out after frost danger; earlier only if plants are to be covered with floating row covers. . Place about 18″ apart for bush and small-fruited varieties and 24-36″ for vining and large-fruited types. Take care not to disturb roots!
  • SEED SPECS: SEEDS/LB.: 2,300-4,000 (avg. 2,800).
  • PACKET: 30 seeds sows 15′.

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