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Boston2021

Boston

Hi, I am a reader since last year and a first time poster today. Second year growing a giant pumpkin and last year's rotted out in the late August heat. Most of the seeds were no good, although I have three in peat pots now that have sprouted their roots, but just not sure if they are going to make it.

If they don't, does anybody in my area have an extra seedling? I grow in a 300 sq ft community garden and do not use heating cables and green houses so I have some time before transplanting outside, but want to make sure I have a plant ready to go just in case. Thank you!

5/3/2021 11:40:20 AM

pumpkinpal2

Syracuse, NY

Not I, said the Cyclops, but you'll wanna put your email address right here for quicker correspondence - I wish for you I were closer -->> I'm going bonkers now to sprout everything in sight---Good Luck---Anyone? eg

5/3/2021 10:52:20 PM

Jake

Westmoreland, KS

Hey boston best of luck to you this year! If you don't have a heat mat for your seedlings they can take a while to pop. Since they have roots your are on the right track. Keep them in the sun or preferably under a light. Post pictures in a diary and we can help you out along the way!

5/4/2021 10:29:37 AM

Pumpkineer

Marshfield, Ma, USA

Hi Boston

I have a couple of extra plants if you want them. email me at D1109@aol.com. I am 30 miles south of Boston.

5/5/2021 4:45:21 PM

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