Uchiki Kuri, organic seeds
Orange Hokkaido is a traditional Japanese sort of drop-shaped, orange-red, smooth fruits weighing 1-2.5 kg (2-5 lbs.). The flesh is deep orange, free of fibre and has a slightly sweet, nutlike flavour. Ushiki can be stored for a long time if it is ripe and well dried. It has big seeds. A portion contains about 8 seeds.
|Latin name:||Cucurbita maxima|
|Botanic family:||The Squash Family - Cucurbitaceae|
|Days to maturity:||92|