Blue Doll pumpkin have an exotic blue stunning The Blue Doll is known for its blocky, deeply ribbed fruit shape. Expect this plant to produce large vines and beautiful 15-20 lbs blue fruit. The Blue Doll Pumpkin's blue colored rind and sweet, deep orange flesh create stunning culinary opportunities. Blue Doll Pumpkin flesh is good for pies, soups and canning.
How to Grow Blue Doll Blue Pumpkins from Seed!
# 1 | Sow your seeds outside, in warm fertile soil after any chance of frost has passed.
#2 | Sow 4-6 seeds in groups about 3 inches apart. Each group should be about 4-6 feet apart. Cover with 1 inch of fine soil and firm lightly.
#3 | Keep your soil evenly moist until germination occurs which should be 7-14 days.
#4 | Keep your Blue Doll Blue Pumpkins well-watered during the growing season, especially during dry spells. Plants need about 1-2 inches of water per week during the growing season. It's best to water your Blue Doll Blue Pumpkins with a drip or trickle system that delivers water at low pressure near soil level. If you water your Blue Doll Blue Pumpkins with overhead sprinklers, water early in the day so the foliage has time to dry off before evening, to minimize disease problems. Keep the soil moist but not saturated.
Note: Do not plant pumpkins and other squash family crops in the same spot 2 years in a row.