Traditional favorite for 12 to 15 pound Halloween pumpkins, and there is likely more of it grown commercially than any other variety. Well established as the model for Jack 'O Lanterns, the flesh is extra-thick, and Howden is less likely to produce lop sided pumpkins. The hard skin is ridged, dark orange and will keep for a long time.
Light: Height: 0" Width: 0" Spacing: 0" Needs Pollinator: No Planting Season: Spring
Maturity: 110-115 Needs Isolation: No Seed Start Indoors: Yes Seed Start Direct: Yes Seeds Per Packet: Planting Depth: 0"