BlogPumpkin updates since 2010
Shade cover is important for pumpkins, make sure you have something in place to protect it during the growing season.
A new Southern Hemisphere giant pumpkin record had been set in Australia.
Christmas is almost here. It’s super warm and I decided to plant a lot more miniature seedlings. I enlisted the help of a bunch of teenagers. How did it go? And what am I growing?
Seaweed fertiliser is a great choice for first time growers. Find out what the benefits are and what types are out there.
What exactly is growing in the tiny patch? And what have I been up to? Find out in this update.
What is a good way to control slugs and snails? I cover 6 different ways you can help stop slugs and snails from eating your plants.
If your a first time pumpkin grower do you know how to tell which way the vine will grow? I cover it all in this post.
How important is it to have back up seedlings when starting to grow a giant pumpkin? Very important, find out why and a method to make sure you have the best start to your giant pumpkin growing season.
Putting more time into anything usually has a benefit. How much time should you put into growing a giant pumpkin? I’m not sure.
With the 2021 pumpkin growing season almost upon us what are my plans?
Are you ready to germinate your giant pumpkin seeds? I talk about what germinating is, and why you should your giant pumpkin seed to grow.
The 2021 season us coming up, now is the time to get people excited about growing giant pumpkins. Find out why and how.
When is the best time to start your giant pumpkin seeds? And why is it important to get this right? Find out in this blog post.
Did you know there is one type of pumpkin seed that beats all others when it comes to the sheer size of the pumpkins it can produce? Read on to find out more.
Not long to go until the growing season kicks off here in NZ? Are you ready? What are the top 3 things you need to grow a giant pumpkin?
Are you ready to put in the work this upcoming pumpkin growing season? If you want good results, you better.