Do Pumpkin Seeds Need to Germinate?

Pumpkin seeds need to germinate. Without proper germination, pumpkin seeds may not grow at all or may produce disappointing yields.

Keywords: plant seeds, growing pumpkins, germination

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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.