Ever wondered why we cut big toothy grins in hollowed-out orange pumpkins? It goes right back to pagan times, pre-dating the birth of Christ: there was a…
Harvesting may start in Early summer. Harvesting may end in Early autumn.
Sow seeds from early spring to late summer; in cold climates sow indoors in early summer, watering all seedlings well before planting. They do best planted on raised mounds of soil mixed with well rotted compost and manure.
Pests, diseases or disorders
Slugs/snails, bad drainage too much pruning.