Growing Pumpkins

Growing orange pumpkins with Sensible Gardening.

Pumpkins are a type of tough skinned winter squash and require a long, warm growing season to reach their full potential and to completely mature. They also require a lot of garden real estate. Pumpkins can grow into 20 foot vines but around 12 feet is average. If your garden space is limited, try growing pumpkins vertically, using a strong…

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Pumpkin Projects

Crafting with Pumpkins at Sensible Gardening.

Pumpkins are really fun to grow if you have the space. There is just something about pumpkins that make you smile, even if they’ve been carved into scary faces. If you have had a successful harvest you might be wondering what to do with them all. You can only eat so much pumpkin pie and by tomorrow Halloween pumpkin jack…

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