Traditionally grown in southern Illinois’s corn fields.  Still preferred over pumpkins for pie in the local communities.  Also known as White Crookneck Pumpkin.  Large pale white fruits can reach 30″ long and weigh 15-25 pounds.  Very easy to peel.  Seeds of this strain are claimed to be originally from Abraham Lincoln’s parents.  100 days.


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Seed Type


Latin Name:

Cucurbita mixta

Alternate Names

White Crookneck Pumpkin


8-12 days


100 days


Full Sun

Planting Method:

Direct sow seeds after danger of frost has passed. Or start indoors 3 weeks before last frost date.

Planting Depth:



Sow 6-8 seeds in hills 6-8' apart. Thin to 3-4 seeds. Or plant in rows 6-8' apart, spacing plants 8-12" apart in the row.

Seed Count

+/- 110 per ounce; 1,800 per pound

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