Seed Freaks - Pumpkin Tonda Padana
Seed Freaks – Pumpkin Tonda Padana
PUMPKIN: TONDA PADANA
This Northern Italian Heirloom with it’s speckled green, deep ribbed skin and orange flesh is your go to for the taste of authentic Italian gnocchi. It is also the perfect variety for use in any bread recipes which incorporates pumpkin, in addition to being a beautiful roasting and soup pumpkin.
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: OCT, NOV, DEC
Temperate: SEP, OCT, NOV, DEC
Sub – Tropical: AUG – APR
Tropical: FEB – OCT
Arid: AUG – NOV
PH 6.0 – 7.5
Rich well-drained soil.
Plant seed 2.5cm deep,
transplant or thin to 80-100cm apart.
Protect seeds from birds/rodents with an upturned pot.
DAYS TO HARVEST
APPROX 5 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN