Maynard, Elizabeth, "Plant Spacing Demonstration Plot with Jack-o-Lantern and Giant Pumpkins" (2001). Midwest Vegetable Trial Reports. Paper 80.
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variety trials, pumpkins, vegetables, Cucurbita pepo, Cucurbita maxima, plant spacing, plant density
Plant spacing is known to influence the size of pumpkins. To demonstrate this influence two jack-o-lantern cultivars and two giant pumpkin cultivars were grown at narrow and wide in-row spacings at Coulter's Farm in Westville, Indiana.