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Pumpkin seed is a live product which depends on many important related grower skills and factors, including geographical location, temperatures, availability of plant nutrients and moisture, as well as many unknown environmental factors, interact to determine a variety's performance.

Seed Germination/Purity
All seed is tested for germination rate. We only sell seed from authorized professional growers and seedsmen. Pumpkin seed will not tolerate cool, wet, soils.

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Dill's Atlantic Giant Variety
130 Days. The grand-daddy of all giant pumpkins. The present day record for this amazing variety is now over 1,800 lbs. and produces 400-500 lb. fruit consistently with proper growing procedures. The only one to grow for giant pumpkin contests and international competitions. Perfect for huge jack o'lanterns and fall displays. Fruit colours vary from yellow to orange. Howard Dill's detailed growing tips on every package. Top quality hand-selected seed. Seed non-treated.

7 seed from 300-500 lb. specimens .....$4.25
7 seed from 500-700 lb. specimens...............................$5.50
3 seed from 700-900 lb. specimens...............................$7.50
2 seed from 1,000 lb.............. $12.00
 
Touch of Autumn

95 days. 2-3 lb powdery mildew tolerant hybrid with strong handles, uniform size and shape and attractive colour with nice ribbing. Compact vine. Size fits between Wee-B-Little and Sugar Pie. Seed treated. 20 seeds/pkt.

1 pkt....................$2.50
2 pkts....................$4.50
Solid Gold

100 days. A Rupp hybrid that has performed very well for us here in Nova Scotia. Excellent pumpkin for shape, colour, stem and uniform size. One of our best sellers! Approx. 25 lbs. Seed treated. 15 seed/pkt.

1 pkt....................$3.25
2 pkts....................$6.00
 
Neon (Quickest to Ripen)
65 Days. Extra early in Nova Scotia. The perfect pumpkin for short growing seasons. Beautiful black stem, great orange colour. Uniformally 7 to 8 lbs., but over test trials yielded fruit 10-15 lbs. Semi-bush, high plant population will make high yield. Colours faster than any pumpkin on the market! Seed treated. 20 seeds per pkt.

1 pkt. ....................$2.75
2 pkts. ....................$5.00

   
Wee-B-Little
85 Days. A classic, true miniature pumpkin that's just the right size for easy Hallowe'en decorating. Fruit measure 2" x 3" across and 2" high and weight 1/2 - 1 lb. Very compact bush plants. Ideal for painting. Seed treated. 15 seeds per pkt.

1 pkt. ....................$3.25
2 pkts.....................$6.00
 
Lumina
90 Days. An attractive ivory-white pumpkin with shallow ribs. Fruit grow to 10-15 lbs. producing flat/round shapes. Very versatile pumpkin used for painting, carving, eating and decorating for fall weddings! Seed treated. 15 seeds per pkt.

1 pkt. ....................$2.75
2 pkts.....................$5.00
 
Howden
115 Days. This is a beautiful, big pumpkin that we highly recommend. A private stock from the Connecticut Field type, but far superior in size and uniformity. Well established as the model for large Hallowe'en pumpkins, often growing to 24-40 lbs. Seed treated. 20 seeds per pkt.

1 pkt. ....................$2.25
2 pkts.....................$4.00
 
Show King "Giant Squash"

130 Days. C. Maxima. Developed by Howard Dill, this variety produces super size specimens. Rivals "Dill's Atlantic Giant" in size and weight. Current world record set in Nova Scotia at 1486.6 lbs. Generally produces green to grey fruit but yellow-orange offspring occur occasionally. The one to grow for big squash competitions and novelty. Seed non-treated.
7 seed from 300-500 lb. specimens.......$3.50
7 seed from 500-700 lb. specimens...............................$5.00
3 seed from 700-900 lb. specimens...............................$7.00
2 seed from 1000 lb.+ specimens.................................$10.00
 
Sugar Pie (Classic Pumpkin Pie)
115 Days. Also called "New England Pie". 5-7 lbs., bright orange colour with high quality (best tasting!). Flesh sweet and dry. Rind hard, shell somewhat ribbed. Ideal for small Jack O'Lanterns. Seed treated. 25 seeds per packet.

1 pkt. ....................$1.25
2 pkts.....................$2.00
   
Prizewinner (Hybrid)
120 Days. A very attractive display pumpkin, fruit colour reddish-orange. Average weight 100-200 lbs. A good choice for a pumpkin size between "Howden" and "Dill's Atlantic Giant". Seed treated. 7 seed per pkt.

1 pkt. ....................$6.75
2 pkts.....................$12.50
 
Jack O'Lantern
110 Days. Developed especially for Hallowe'en, its the right shape and size for ease of carving. Deep shaped fruit features a bright orange colour; weighing 10-15 lbs. Size of a man's head. Originated in Minnesota. Seed non-treated. 25 seeds per pkt.

1 pkt. ....................1.25
2 pkts.....................$2.25
   
Autumn Gold (Hybrid)
90 Days. Great for short season areas. Medium size, 7-10 lbs. Globe shaped fruits brilliant golden orange in colour. Each vine produces 3-5 pumpkins. Seed treated. 25 seeds per pkt.

1 pkt. ....................$1.75
2 pkts.....................$3.25
   
Connecticut Field
115 Days. Standard pumpkin for the Hallowe'en season. Fruits 15-25 lbs. Deep yellow colour with slightly ribbed shell. Heirloom variety that has been grown for many years. Seed non-treated. 25 seeds per pkt.

1 pkt. ....................$1.25
2 pkts.....................$2.25
   
Jack of all Trades (F1 Hybrid)
90 Days. A new hybrid that has very uniform fruit weighing from 10-15 lbs. Has excellent orange colour, handles and slightly ribbed. Very good yields on vigorous yet semi-bush plants. Seed treated. 20 seeds per pkt.

1 pkt. ....................$2.25
2 pkts.....................$4.00
   
Jumpin Jack TM (var. RS 1090 pvp)
120 Days. An exciting variety developed by Rupp Seed, Ohio. Produces dark orange, thick shelled fruit more tall than wide. Fruits over 100 lbs. have been grown, avg. weight 40-60 lbs. One of our favourites! Seed treated. 15 seeds per packet.

1 pkt. ....................$3.25
2 pkts.....................$6.00
   
Spirit (Hybrid)
95 Days. Bright orange colour and a deep oval shape, growing to 15 lbs. A semi-bush type and one of the best for shipping and roadside sales. Seed treated. 25 seeds per packet.

1 pkt. ....................$1.75
2 pkts.....................$3.25
   
Cinderella
105 Days. A very colourful ornamental pumpkin from France. Fruit are flattened, deeply ridged and weigh up to 20 lbs. Striking reddish-orange colour with great yield and flavour. Perfect for adding to fall displays. Seed non-treated. 15 seeds per packet.

1 pkt. ....................$2.25
2 pkts.....................$4.00
 
Jack-Be-Little (World's Smallest)
90 Days. A true miniature pumpkin. Each plant bears an average of 8-10 miniature pumpkins that grow only 2 inches tall and 3 inches in diameter, 3-4 oz. A perfect size for fall decorations or craft projects. Easy to grow! Seeds treated. 15 seeds per packet.

1 pkt. ....................$1.75
2 pkts.....................$3.25
 
Gold Medal

95 days. A rupp hybrid that is at the top of the class in appearance. A very large pumpkin averaging 35-40 lbs. with deep orange color. Seed treated.

15 seeds per pkt.
1 pkt. ....................$3.25
2 pkts. ....................$6.00
 

Gold Rush

120 days. A premium Rupp pumpkin with thick flesh and heavy. 30-40 lbs. Deep orange in color with stems 4" long and 3" in diameter. Seed treated.
15 seeds per pkt.

1 pkt. ....................$3.25
2 pkts. ....................$6.00

 
Gourds - Small Ornamental Mixed
90 Days. Contains a great mix of small type gourds that produce various shapes and colours. Fun to grow and easy to dry for colourful winter decorations. Seed treated. 20 seeds per packet.

1 pkt. ....................$1.75
2 pkts.....................$3.25
   
Squash - Festival
100 Days. A new hybrid winter squash with outstanding eating qualities. An excellent choice for ornamental use as well. Average weight 1.5 lbs., plant growth vine type. Seed treated. 25 seeds per packet.

1 pkt. ....................$2.75
2 pkts.....................$5.00
 
Squash - Burgess Buttercup
110 Days. One of the most popular squash for eating. Flesh dry and sweet, good storage. Dark green fruit about 3 lbs. Seed treated. 15 seeds per packet.

1 pkt. ....................$1.50
2 pkts.....................$2.75
   
Squash - Sweet Mama (Hybrid)
90 Days. A new winter squash that is excellent for storage. Smooth, dark green fruit set on a semi-bush type plant. Flesh is thick yellow and sweet. At maturity fruit weigh about 4-5 lbs. Seed treated. 15 seeds per packet.

1 pkt. ....................$2.25
2 pkts.....................$4.00
   
Squash - Turk's Turban
100 Days. An ornamental and edible squash. Multi-coloured fruit 3-4 lbs. which keep very well. Attractive for displays. Seed treated. 15 seeds per packet.

1 pkt. ....................$2.25
2 pkts.....................$4.00
   

HOW TO GROW BOOKS

"Growing Tips and Recipes"
by George Salovich, 28 pages
A basic guide to growing giant pumpkins
Includeds Hilda Dill's famous pumpkin pie recipe!
$2.50 each

"How to Grow World Class Giant Pumpkins"
by Don Langevin

World class books for anyone who grows giant pumpkins with world record aspirations!

Volume 2
Full color, 160 pages, soft cover
recommended
$21.95

Volume 3
Full color, 192 pages, hard cover
$24.95

All-Organic (new)
Full color, 194 pages, soft cover
$19.95

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