Tips On How To Find A Pumpkin That Will Last
Most of us like to carve our pumpkis early. Mabe you are worried that it wont last until Halloween. When selecting your Halloween Pumpkin just follow theese simple tips. A pumpkin will actually last longer than you think if you know what to look for.
First you will want to choose one that sits straight up, showing no sighn of skin damage.
Then you’ll want to make sure it has a long sturdy stem. Avoid pumpkins that have dry stems; that usally means that they have been picked for a while and will deteriorate sooner.
Once they are picked, uncarved pumpkins will last into December, if carved, they should last up to a month.
Here is a little pumpkin fact for ya, they were once recommended for removing freckles and curing snake bites.