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Happy Holidays to everyone, I hope your holiday period is a good one. Find out how my plant has been doing, and find out what a pumpkin tree looks like.
The end of the year is fast approaching. I almost killed my giant pumpkin seedling, have some miniatures growing and have been painting some pumpkins.
I’ve started a little bit later than previous year, find out how the start of November has been going.
With the pumpkin season upon us I’ve been kept busy this first half of October, find out what I’ve been up to.
October is fast approaching which means giant pumpkin growing time is almost here. In this post I think about the different bits and pieces I need to get for my growing season.
With around 3 months to go until the giant pumpkin growing season kicks off I thought I better kill some weeds that are taking over the tiny patch.
My 2018 End of Season roundup, how things went for myself and things I am wanting to do next year.
The Great Pumpkin Carnival had another successful year in 2018, find out what it was like for myself, being the president and what changed this year.
Come find out how the 2018 Marton Harvest Festival was, and our road trip to get there. Episode 13 of the vlog is included in the post as well.
Tim Harris has pushed the NZ record for giant pumpkins even further with the new record now set at 808kg.
The Pumpkin Competitions have started, this past week I went to the Kumeu A&P Show the Tamahere School Pumpkin night and the Tatuanui School Harvest Festival.
I went along an checked out the Tamahere School Pumpkin Night 2018, there were amazing pumpkin creations and I found what the heaviest pumpkin was on the night.
I went up to Kumeu to see how their pumpkin weigh off was, find out what the heaviest pumpkin weighed in at, and how many entries they received this year.
The last couple of weeks have flown by doing lots of things for the pumpkin carnival, I harvested the miniatures and received the stickers I had ordered.
My season has some to an unexpected end, I blame the humidity, check out how bad the pumpkin got in the video.
I caught up with Tim and Alex and saw their awesome pumpkins.