Plant Ahead

How To Plant Pumpkin Seeds

Ever wanted to grow your own pumpkins? It is incredibly satisfying to carve a Jack-O-Lantern that you grow yourself from seed, and it’s not so hard to do, but you do need to plan ahead. June is actually the perfect time to plant pumpkin seeds for a Halloween harvest.

How To Plant Pumpkin Seeds

Our article this month for local parenting magazine Raising Arizona Kids has instructions and tips for planting pumpkins. Since no doubt your kiddos will be super-proud of their little garden, we also included a fun and simple craft project to mark the spot where you’ll be seeing pumpkin sprouts any day now. Read the article.

Raising Arizona Kids June Plant Ahead Pumpkins

Bettijo Bridges

Administrator at Paging Supermom
Bettijo is the founder and designer of Paging Supermom where she shares creative ideas for family fun. Known for practical and kid-friendly activities, free printables and holiday entertainment. Bettijo was a guest on the Martha Stewart Show and has frequently appeared on local TV. Her work has also been featured in national magazines including Real Simple, O, Redbook, Parents, Family Circle, and Health. She enjoys art, retro-modern design, photography and making new things. Mom of 4 kids.

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