I want to grow pumpkins this year. What should the soil pH be? What should I add to the soil? Do I really have to plant the seeds in hills?
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They like a pH around 6.0 and rich soil, so adding compost or well-rotted manure to your soil is recommended. You don't have to plant in hills but it is helpful. Here is an article that you may find helpful: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/pumpkin/pumpkin-growing.htm