Can I Plant the Seeds From the Pumpkin I Carved?

Pumpkin seeds can be extracted from inside any pumpkin you carve and planted in the garden. The size and health of the parent plant will typically dictate how the seedlings will turn out, and using seeds from multiple parent plants will result in good germination.

Keywords: pumpkin seeds, gardening, planting pumpkins, carving pumpkins

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Jill Harness has written on a variety of subjects for more than 10 years. Her work has appeared in various print and online publications, including "San Diego City Beat," "Mental Floss," Rue The Day! and Neatorama. Harness has a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from San Francisco State University.