A pumpkin of the special kind. The dark-green, white spotted fruits look likes swans with their long slender necks. A surprise for sure. An original gift for Christmas.
Sow from middle of April: 1 Seed per 10cm pot. Plant out at the base of the compost heap or in nutrient-rich soil from 20th of May. (Attention: slug damage!) Frost-free culture required. Harvest in October. Storage at a temperature of 15°C recommended. Culture the ground produces crooked necks, cultivation tied-up on a climbing support leads to straight necks.