How to Grow Dill's Atlantic Giant Pumpkins
When it comes to giant pumpkins, Dill's Atlantic Giant pumpkins are the grandaddy
of them all.
Dill's Atlantic Giant pumpkin was created by legendary grower Howard Dill
of Windsor, Nova Scotia, Canada. Among the literally hundreds of varieties
of pumpkins, Dill's Atlantic Giant pumpkins are the record-breaking monsters
that you see at fall festivals and Giant Pumpkin weighoffs.
If you have never been to a Giant Pumpkin weighoff, makes plans to do so
this fall. You will see dozens of giant pumpkins on display. You may even
see some skillful grower, bring one larger than the current world record.
See world record
How to Grow Giant Pumpkins:
Growing giant pumpkins is fun, and it is a challenge. It's similar to growing
regular pumpkins. To grow a really big one, you have to learn all the tricks
to coax the pumpkin plant to add every pound and ounce of weight possible
to the fruit. It's a hobby, requiring all the skill and knowledge you can
muster. And, it takes countless hours tending to your plants to produce the
perfect environment for maximum weight.
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Giant Pumpkins are Edible:
Just like other pumpkins, giant pumpkins are edible, too.
Here's a recipe for you to try:
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