Tips for Keeping Carved Pumpkins Fresh - Botanical Interests

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Carved pumpkins look their best one to two days after carving, and rarely look good after seven days. It's best to wait until October 24th, but if you just can't, here  ...

How to Keep a Pumpkin From Rotting % | Embracing Homemaking

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Sep 2, 2014 ... Keep Pumpkin From Rotting. ... After you carve your pumpkin add your water/ bleach mixture to a spray ... I was just worried about it going bad.

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Oct 23, 2010 ... There's nothing wrong with carving pumpkins the traditional way: ... Before going out to buy any pumpkin-specific tools, look around your ...

How to Preserve a Carved Halloween Jack o Lantern - Chemistry

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Your carved pumpkin or Halloween jack o lantern doesn't have to rot or mold before Halloween! Here is how to use chemistry to preserve a jack o lantern so that ...

Preserve Your Pumpkin and Make it Last Long - TODAY.com

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Oct 28, 2011 ... You've just spent hours carving a freshly-picked pumpkin to perfection. How do you lengthen the life of your prized jack-o-lantern to keep it from ...

How to Keep Uncarved Pumpkins From Rotting (with Pictures) | eHow

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Oct 30, 2011 ... WOW! only 1 day and they're going bad,they last a little more then a week ... Going to make a note of it and keep it with the pumpkin carving ...

How Long Does A Pumpkin Last? : The Salt : NPR

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Oct 24, 2011 ... It helps to know how to choose a pumpkin that will withstand the test ... For example, we were curious just how long a pumpkin can last, carved or uncarved? ... It's still providing the pumpkin with some nutrients that will keep it ...

how do you make a carved pumpkin last longer? | Yahoo Answers

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Oct 21, 2007 ... If you want to keep your pumpkin looking shiny and new on Halloween, you ... I do mine, depending on what I'm going to carve, 2 days before ...

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How to Preserve a Halloween Pumpkin - Keep a Jack O' Lantern Fresh

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4 Ways to Keep Halloween Pumpkins from Molding - wikiHow

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How to Keep Halloween Pumpkins from Molding. Carving a great pumpkin for Halloween takes a lot of time and effort. Many people get frustrated when their ...

How to Preserve Your Carved Pumpkin to Make It Last Longer

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How to make your carved pumpkin last longer! ... Essentially, we're going to embalm your Jack O'Lantern, just like the ancient Egyptians did their mummies!

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