Is a real food pumpkin of thick, orange, thread-free, sweet flesh. The fruit is oblong, 25 "“ 50 cm long and 8 "“ 15 cm wide and resembles an overgrown dark-green zucchini. In storage the colour totally changes to orange. It is mostly used in pies, casseroles and soups. Long Pie is very old and was grown in USA long before the Europeans arrived and 50 years ago it was within a hair"™s breadth of disappearing for ever. A portion contains about 8-10 seeds. MOFGA-certified seed. See under Info etc. - Ecologically grown seeds.
|Latin name:||Cucurbita pepo|
|Botanic family:||The Squash Family - Cucurbitaceae|
|Days to maturity:||102|