The history of pumpkin is more than 7 thousand years old, and culture came to Europe from America in the 16th century. Fell in love with a pleasant sweetish taste, unpretentiousness, the ability for a long time( up to 6 months) to be stored in normal conditions and at the same time preserve the taste and healthy qualities. Pumpkin pulp Sweetie contains a lot of useful minerals, vitamins, and pumpkin seeds - a unique product in its chemical composition and benefits to the body.
Contents:breeding variety intended for cultivation in large areas of the non-chernozem zone of Russia.
The most important distinguishing feature of the fruit is the . The sugar content is very high. is very high. It is widely cultivated for industrial production of juices and baby food, as well as in home gardens, summer residences. Used for cooking first and second courses, sweet desserts and pastries.
According to the description, in mature form it acquires a beautiful bright orange color, the bark is divided into segments, very dense, thanks to which it is stored for a long time, it is easily transported. The flesh is thick, juicy, sugary, red, soft and very sweet.
The main characteristics of the
Pumpkin Candy belongs to the large-fruited middle-ripening varieties. Scourge grows up to one and a half meters long, on them 6-8 ovaries are formed. The plant is unpretentious, but with good agricultural technology can achieve very high rates.
- High yield .On lashes grows from 6 to 8 fruits, the average weight of which is 1.5-3.0 kg, but there are cases when pumpkins grow to 20, 50 and even 100 kg.
- Nutrition Facts .Candy contains up to 20% of dry matter, 8% of sugar, a large amount of ascorbic acid and carotene.
- Meaty pulp .She filled almost the entire cavity of the pumpkin. The seed nest is small, the seeds are large, have excellent taste.
With long-term storage, the fruit ripens, the flesh becomes even softer, sweeter and tastier. The variety is considered to be cold-resistant, so it is grown in various regions.
Agrotechnical features of growing pumpkins
Although pumpkin is an unpretentious plant, but still, in order to grow a rich harvest, it is necessary to carry out preparatory work before sowing seeds.