I kept a few pumpkin seeds from a really good pumpkin we had bought at the supermarket. I knew that pumpkin vines needed a lot of space. So I planted just 6 seeds at the bottom of my garden.
Our garden slopes towards the bottom boundary so they were well out of sight and I forgot about them until a few weeks later when I saw some big healthy pumpkin leaves.
It didn’t take long before yellow pumpkin flowers started to develop and soon one plant in particular began to trail down the slope bearing lots of little white pumpkins. Read more