Cucurbita maxima Gourd


  • 100 days to maturity. Not like anything else you’ve seen, Turk’s Turban is red, orange, and green, with white stripes and a scarlet top. Turk’s Turban is an old variety from France, dating back to the 1820s. Its flesh is orange and thick, perfect for baking and stuffing. This distinctive, turban-shaped fruit, is excellent for fall displays and resembles a small orange butternut squash with a colorful turban. Turk’s Turban weighs 5 pounds and can be 8 to 12 inches in diameter. Whether you use Turk’s Turban in your next dish or for your seasonal display, you won’t be disappointed in this French heirloom!
  • Seed Count: 4200
  • Maturity Low: 80
  • Maturity High: 125
  • Height: 14 in
  • Spread: 78 in

Characteristics & Attributes

Federal Min Germ
GOURD OP - TURK'S TURBAN Cucurbita maxima Gourd from Seeds by Design