Butternut pumpkins are orange bottle-shaped long pumpkins that have slightly different appearances under different cultivar names. This one is bred extra-long, Waltham.
Butternut has, as the name suggests, a mild taste of nuts. It can be stored through the winter and decorate on the kitchen table – lasts for 4-5 months. Remember to give it plenty of space, approx. 1 sqm for each plant.
Transplant to the garden mid-May-June