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Pumpkin 'Cinderella'

Cucurbita pepo var. pepo

  • 8 plantings
  • 1 available for swap
  • 0 wanted
  • 8 stashed

Cinderella is a variety of Pumpkin which is a member of the Cucurbita family. Its botanical name is Cucurbita pepo var. pepo 'Cinderella'. Cinderella is a variety of heirloom Pumpkin .

110 days. Best remembered as the coach in the fairytale Cinderella. Very pronounced lobes and flattened top, it sets up to 6 fruits as large as 15 inches across. Needs Full sun.

A type of Vegetable, it mainly grows as an Annual plant - which means it typically only grows best for a single growing season. Cinderella is known for growing to a height of approximately 30.48 cm (that's 11.89 inches in imperial).

Cinderella 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 Cinderella have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Cinderella

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Cinderella likes a position of full sun and remember to water moderately. Cinderella is generally regarded as a hardy plant, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Cinderella are Zone 3 and Zone 11. Cinderella needs a soil ph of 6.5 to 7.0 (weakly acidic soil - neutral soil).

Growing Cinderella 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). For optimal germination, soil temperature should be a minimum of 21°C / 70°F.

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

Transplanting Cinderella

Cinderella is hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Cinderella

Other Names for Pumpkin 'Cinderella'

Pu720 cinderella