Growing Lumina Treated Pumpkin Vegetable Garden Seeds
- Latin Name: Cucurbita maxima
- Other Names: Lumina
- Days to Maturity: 90 days
- Hardiness Zone: 3-9
- Planting Depth: 1”
- Plant Spacing: 72”
- Row Spacing: 4-6’
- Growth Habit: Vine
- Soil Preference: Moist, well-draining
- Temp Preference: 70-90℉
- Light Preference: Full sun
- Pests/diseases: Striped cucumber beetle, squash bug
- Color: White
- Flavor: Sweet, smooth
Lumina Treated Pumpkin Growth Habits:
Lumina pumpkins can be directly sown into the ground. These seeds are treated to help with pests and diseases. Ensure your pumpkin seeds are thinned out once they sprout because they will need a lot of room to grow. Circulation is important for pumpkins. Pumpkins will be ready to harvest in 90 days and be about 10-15 pounds, or medium size.
Various Uses for Lumina Treated Pumpkin:
Lumina Treated Pumpkins are a great well-rounded pumpkin due to their many uses. They can be cooked and decorated so that these pumpkins will check all of your autumn boxes. The white skin of Lumina Pumpkins is smooth for painting and not too thick for carving. The flesh is smooth and sweet, so that you can use it in your pumpkin recipes as well.
Lumina Treated Pumpkin Benefits:
Lumina Pumpkins are a perfect addition to your diet for their numerous health benefits. Pumpkins are full of antioxidants which will significantly reduce the likelihood of chronic illness when consumed consistently. With all of the fiber that pumpkins contain, it’s a great food to eat if you try to feel full with fewer calories. Pumpkins also contain immunity-boosting vitamins as well.
This is the perfect white mid-sized pumpkin for crafts and cooking.
Seeds Per Package:
- 1 oz - Approximately 200 Seeds
- 4 oz - Approximately 800 Seeds
- 1 lb - Approximately 3,200 Seeds
- 5 lb - Approximately 16,000 Seeds
- 25 lb - Approximately 80,000 Seeds