When to Harvest Pumpkins. Learn the secrets to harvesting pumpkins so they'll
stage a strong holiday display—and last long enough to fill a pie, too.
Apr 17, 2016 ... Growing pumpkins is easy but what about harvesting? Harvesting pumpkins at
the right time increases the storage time. Learn more about ...
Aug 13, 2012 ... Pumpkins are ready for harvest when their skins start to harden and foliage starts
to wilt and die back, here are some handy tests and harvest ...
Oct 14, 2010 ... University of Maine Cooperative Extension talks about storing and harvesting tips
Aug 16, 2007 ... To make sure your pumpkins last as long as possible, they must be harvested,
cured, and stored properly. A common mistake is to harvest fruit ...
Toward the end of the season, remove any leaves that shade ripening pumpkins.
Harvest pumpkins before frost. Fruit is ripe when the outside is fully colored, ...
Although many people purchase cut pumpkins, or Cucurbita pepos, in local
stores during the fall months, others enjoy the propagation of these gourds for
Feb 17, 2013 ... I have several large pumpkins on a vine but am not sure when to pick them. I
have heard they are similar to potatoes in that you wait till the vine ...
How to store pumpkins, Storing, long term storage, long keepers, by Pumpkin
Sep 18, 2011 ... There are a few ways to determine that pumpkins are ready to harvest. First is the
color. If you're growing pumpkins for autumn decorations or ...