First Prize Pumpkin


About- Grow a prize-winning pumpkin this season with First Prize Pumpkin, featuring large exhibition-type fruits weighing up to 300 lbs. Bright reddish-orange in color with smooth, glossy skin, shallow ribs, and a uniform shape, these pumpkins make a stunning statement in your garden or roadside display. With proper care, they can grow from 75 to 150 lbs. which could be your ticket to the top prize. 

When and Where to Plant- Plant outside after all chance of frost has passed and the soil temperature is above 65 F. Prefers heavily amended soils and full sun.  

Care and Harvest- Water heavily 1-2 times per week. When vine begins to die and skin is tough, cut the pumpkin from the vine and allow to harden in the garden. 

Planting Depth- 1"

Seed Spacing- 18-72"

Spacing Between Rows- 72-144"

Days to Germination- 7-10

Plant Spacing- 72-96"

Days to Maturity- 120

Approximate Seeds per Pkt- 5