Also known as
Gourd, Squash gourd
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This species has long-running stems and kidney-shaped leaves. The fruit is large and smooth with a soft corky texture. This species has many varieties with very hard blue-grey or orange skins, including the gigantic show pumpkins.
Common problems with Pumpkin
How to propagate Pumpkin
In warm climates sow seeds from early spring to late summer; in cold climates sow indoors in early summer.
Other uses of Pumpkin
Ornamental, climbing, vegetable, food