Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds
Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds

Disease Resistance:

No disease information found.

Symbols Explained

No additional symbols for this product.

Big Moose
+

Big Moose

3911

Product ID: 3911

New! Giant pumpkins avg. 50-125 lb.

Orange-red in color with some lighter streaking and light ribbing. Great for eye-catching roadside displays. Big Moose will not grow as big as Dill's Atlantic Giant. Order 3911T (Treated) or 3911 (Untreated). Avg. 1,100 seeds/lb. Packet: 15 seeds.

Product Price Qty
3911Packet  $4.95 
39111 Ounce  $19.90 
39111/4 Pound  $78.00 
39111 Pound  $300.00 
39115 Pounds  $1,100.00 
391125 Pounds  $4,400.00 
Backordered until 04/12/15

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   110

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

Shipping Information & Notes

Growing Information

Pumpkins



CULTURE: Refer to "Winter Squash".
PLANT SPACING:
Medium- and large-fruited pumpkin varieties need plenty of growing room for sufficient sunlight penetration for successful fruiting, and to grow to their fruit size potential. 6' row spacing is recommended. See tables for individual plant spacing per variety.
TIMING:
Sow pumpkins to mature in Sept. for the fall decorating market. Too many days of sun on fruits in the field after maturity will bleach handles and sunscald the fruits.
HARVEST:
Before frost or after 1 or 2 light frosts. Clip stems close to the vine. Use care to avoid gouging or bruising. Avoid lifting fruits by handles. Store under cover with plenty of air. White pumpkins should be harvested once foliage starts to die back and placed under cover. Direct sunlight will cause white skin to turn yellow.
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'.


Recently Viewed

SHOP WITH CONFIDENCE AND SECURITY AT JOHNNY'S.

Choose Your Shipping Date

Please enter your zip code or select a hardiness zone from the menu below to view the recommended shipping date.

You may also manually select a ship date below.

Ship Date:
Want to change your ship date? Click on the drop down box and choose a different date.
×

Plant Shipping

Message

Would you like to ship these plants together? Yes No

Incompatable lead time. Please select a new date for both items.

×
Johnny's Selected Seeds Email Contest Gift Certificate Give Away
Johnny's Farm Crew
Thank you for signing up for growing tips, exclusive offers, and new product info. Close