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Q.Saving seeds

Zone Los Chiles, Costa Rica, Central America | Miriam Gamboa added on May 6, 2017 | Answered

If I want to save seed from my pumpkin, how far away should I plant them from the watermelon or cucumber, so they don’t interpollinate?

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Answered on May 9, 2017

1/2 mile apart from if you are saving seeds to sell as pure seed.
Pumpkin will cross pollinate with Acorn Squash, Delicata Squash, Zucchini and other summer squash. 1/4 mile apart if you don't mind an occasional seed that is crossed.
Row covers would be also another recommendation.


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