The world's record for size-originator's stock. Huge pinkish or orange fruits for fall display. 50 to 100 pounders are commonly grown. Fertile soil, irrigation, wide spacing (70 or more sq.ft./plant), and limiting each long-vined plant to one fruit commonly result in 200-300 pounders. The current world record is an Atlantic Giant of 1,469 lb. We offer seeds from the originator, Howard Dill of Nova Scotia. Not for carving. David's Garden Seeds is a Veteran owned business that has been selling quality seeds since 2009.
Days to Maturity: 120
Seeds are Non-GMO and hand packed by David's Garden Seeds in the United States
This is the regular seed rated for 100 to 300 pounds--very slim chances of making 1,000 pounds
Huge pinkish or orange fruits for fall display-not much good for anything else
Germination rate about 80%