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Pumpkin 'Triple Treat'

Cucurbita pepo var. pepo

  • 7 plantings
  • 2 available for swap
  • 0 wanted
  • 6 stashed

Triple Treat is part of the Cucurbita genus and is a Pumpkin variety. Its scientific name is Cucurbita pepo var. pepo 'Triple Treat'. This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Triple Treat is known for growing to a height of approximately 30.48 cm (that's 11.89 inches in imperial).

Triple Treat Pumpkin is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Triple Treat have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Triple Treat

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Triple Treat is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Triple Treat are Zone 3 and Zone 11. Triple Treat tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.5 and 7.0 meaning it does best in weakly acidic soil - neutral soil.

Growing Triple Treat from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 4.94 feet (1.52 metres) and sow at a depth of around 1.17 inches (3.0 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 21°C / 70°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Triple Treat about 14 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Triple Treat

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Triple Treat is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Triple Treat