Winter Squash - Jumbo Pink Banana (Seed)

Part Number:
Latin Name:
Cucurbita maxima
Light Requirements:
Full Sun
Halifax Store:
Saint John Store:
Starting Method:
Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Days to Maturity:
100 Days
New for 2023
In Stock

Each plant produces around seven huge, pink-skinned squashes measuring 30-60cm long and weighing 7-9kg, though with a little nurturing, giant fruits up to 4ft long can be grown! High-yielding and reliable even in poor summers, this unusual winter squash has firm orange flesh with a fine flavour and excellent storage potential. If you’ve got the space for it to sprawl, 'Jumbo Pink Banana' will reward you with a unique and bountiful harvest! Height: 60cm (24in). Maximum spread: 6m (20ft).

Extremely easy to grow and untroubled by pests, winter squash are reliable and rewarding vegetables that should not be overlooked. Highly versatile and bursting with vitamin A, they are superb roasted, mashed or baked and make wonderful soups and stews. All they need is room to ramble! Each packet contains approximately 10 seeds.