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May 28, 2017 3:55 PM CST
|when do i plant my gooseneck seeds? i saved seeds from a really good pumpkin and need to know how soon to put then in for baking season.|
Name: Philip Becker
Fresno California (Zone 8a)
May 28, 2017 5:26 PM CST
|Really need to know where you live.
Hear in fresno ca. For jack-o-lantern pumpkins, they plant them on July 4th.
I would plant them, a month, pluse, the mature date, before your first frost date.
Anything i say, could be misrepresented, or wrong.
May 28, 2017 6:39 PM CST
|Yep, Philip (I spelled that right, right?) has it right. You need to count backwards from when you want them ripe and plant accordingly.
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May 28, 2017 6:51 PM CST
|We had a friend who maintained a pumpkin patch -- he just tilled under the old pumpkins and let them re-seed themselves. Worked well. That doesn't really answer your question, but I'd just pop them in.
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