A PUMPKIN’S LIFE TIME LAPSE


This time-lapse of a pumpkin coming to life from seedling by Joe Fletcher is just in season! Using a solar-powered camera he build he was able to capture the pumpkins from seed to a pumpkin ready to become a jack o’ lantern! Find more from Joe Fletcher here: https://vimeo.com/fletcher

FUN FACTS ON PUMPKINS:

  1. They need room to grow, their vines can reach anywhere from 50-100 feet per plant!

  2. Depending on the variety it takes an average of 75-100 days and sometimes even more to grow.

  3. The world’s largerst pumpkin was grown by Mathias Willemijns of Belgium. He set a world record with a pumpkin that weighed 2,624.6 pounds!