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Pumpkins

Oct 7, 2014

Pumpkin Flower

Through all the autumn hype about pumpkin-spice lattes, pumpkin-chocolate muffins, spooky pumpkin carving and picking from pumpkin patches, it seems the origin of all our orange finery – the humble pumpkin plant – is forgotten.

Pumpkin flowers, which are how pumpkins come to grow, are beautiful and fascinating.