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Growing pumpkins provides advice for seasoned gardeners and beginners alike! Find out everything you need to know about how to grow pumpkins from seed, including when to plant your seeds, when to water and fertilize. How to care for your growing pumpkin vines. There is also some advice on pumpkin growing troubleshooting when things go wrong, for example no female pumpkin flowers. Find out how to deal with animals eating your pumpkins and when is the best time to harvest them!

How to keep Pumpkins from rotting on the Vine

One of the most important things to address with your Fall harvest is how to keep pumpkins from rotting on the vine.    Pumpkins make a great addition to your garden. These fresh meaty fruits are great for making a wide variety of sweet treats or roasting for a delectable side dish. Children love carving …

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How to Grow Queensland Blue Pumpkins

Ever see the pretty blueish green pumpkins at your farmer’s market and wonder how you can grow them at home? These beautiful and sweet pumpkins perfect for baking are called Queensland Blue Pumpkins and they make an amazing addition to your home garden. These pumpkins will add a special touch to your holiday baking. What …

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When is the Best time to plant Pumpkin seeds in 2021?

One of the most common questions I get asked is when is the best time to plant pumpkin seeds?! For pumpkin growers this is an extremely important question and something that needs to be done at the right time. As soon as Christmas is long gone and the first signs of Spring appear people cannot …

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What Animals Eat Pumpkins

Every gardener is very cautious as to what can ruin their produce! If you are growing fruits for Fall you might want to know what animals eat pumpkins! Pumpkins are extremely popular with a large range of animals and other insects who love to have a munch or graze at your lovely pumpkin patch. Humans …

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No Female Pumpkin Flowers – Reasons Why

No Female Pumpkin Flowers Yet? Everyone loves growing their own pumpkin but unfortunately we have worries and concerns when doing so. If you are worried you have no female pumpkin flowers I can offer you some advice. There might be a problem with your pumpkins, or you might be mistaking male pumpkin  flowers for female …

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