Pumpkins usually only last a few days after you carve them. This is due to a number of factors, such as oxidation or oxygen and simple hydration. The skin protects the inside of th...
Jack-o-Lanterns look best for the first 48 hours after carving, and will then start to dry out, shrivel and get moldy.
To make it last longer, you can put petroleum jelly over the cut edges, and keep in a cool place like the refrigerator when not on display.
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Sep 23, 2013 ... All you have to do to make your carved pumpkins last is give them a bath. A
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Oct 31, 2015 ... When I moved to California I was horrified by how fast my carved pumpkins rotted
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Oct 28, 2011 ... How do you lengthen the life of your prized jack-o-lantern to keep it from
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