pumpkin vine


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Noun1.pumpkin vine - a coarse vine widely cultivated for its large pulpy round orange fruit with firm orange skin and numerous seedspumpkin vine - a coarse vine widely cultivated for its large pulpy round orange fruit with firm orange skin and numerous seeds; subspecies of Cucurbita pepo include the summer squashes and a few autumn squashes
pumpkin - usually large pulpy deep-yellow round fruit of the squash family maturing in late summer or early autumn
pumpkin seed - the edible seed of a pumpkin
Cucurbita, genus Cucurbita - type genus of the Cucurbitaceae
squash, squash vine - any of numerous annual trailing plants of the genus Cucurbita grown for their fleshy edible fruits
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Pumpkin Vine Creek, LLC(Paint Lick, Kentucky), farm/ranch entry, biodegradable ground covers to protect against soil erosion.
No sooner had we declined the invitation than our neighbor to the north informed us that our most brazen pumpkin vine had joined petioles (which sent me to the dictionary) with the Hubbard squash they were grooming to show at the state fair.
After the danger of frost is past and the soil is warm, create mounds of soil about 6 inches high, 1 foot in diameter, and 6 to 8 feet apart (remember, one pumpkin vine can eventually occupy up to 500 square feet of space).
Singing along with a recording about a pumpkin vine, the children's teacher put felt flowers and bugs on a vine when the song called for them.
next year, a new pumpkin vine may grow in the same place.