|The cultivar, 'Blockbuster' is a jumbo, 6 1/2 inch, deep bell good for fresh market or for frying. Mature in 70 days.
C. annumm seeds should be started indoors 8-10 weeks before last frost. Sow the seeds in sandy soil and give them warmth; night time temperatures should be above 62F. Transplant 12-16 inches apart. Likes a fertilizer treatment once a month. To keep compact, pinch leaves on young plants. Full sun produces best growth and fruiting results.