Pumpkin Plants
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pumpkin planting

Zone Michigan | Anonymous added on August 17, 2016 | Answered

I didn't know they had to be planted on hills. Will they still produce pumpkins...because I have none yet and vines are real long.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on August 18, 2016

Planting in hills certainly will help with water drainage, though this is ideal, many other conditions go into a healthy producing vine.

Adequate watering, full sunshine and pollination are also needed for your vines to produce.
Here are some links to help refresh you on the care requirements.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/pumpkin/pumpkin-growing-tips-for-halloween-pumpkins.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/pumpkin/pumpkin-flowers-but-no-fruit.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/pumpkin/hand-pollinate-pumpkins.htm

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