400 to 500 pounds is the norm for these heavily ribbed beauties.
Thes world record holder is a Dill’s — and weighs in at 1,810 pounds!
Variety: Dill’s Atlantic Giant
Days to Maturity: 130
Fruit Color: Orange
Seeds Per Pack: 10
Plant Width: 3 ft
Fruit Weight: 8000
Additional Characteristics: Edible
Harvest Season: Early Fall,?Late Fall,?Late Summer,?Mid Fall
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Moisture Requirements: Moist,? well-drained
Soil Tolerance: Normal,? loamy
Uses: Beds,?Cuisine,?Ornamental,?Outdoor,?Vines and Climbers
130 days. Here it is, the gigantic pumpkin that holds the world’s record for size (1,810 pounds!) If you want to grow the pumpkin of your dreams, Dill’s Atlantic Giant is the variety you must grow!
It’s easy to grow 400- to 500-pound golden-orange fruits with this amazing variety. Rough-skinned and beautifully ribbed, the pumpkins just keep going and going at an astonishing rate. You’ve got to try it for yourself!
Pumpkins are exceptionally easy to grow, given adequate space and patience! Sow the seeds outdoors when danger of frost is past, or start indoors in peat pots. Plant the seedlings (or thin to) 3 to 5 feet apart. Pkt is 10 seeds.