Pumpkin is a favorite vegetable of farmers for growing. It is not only very tasty, but also healthy.
There are many varieties of pumpkin, from small pear-sized to huge..
In autumn in stores, we can buy huge pumpkins of bright orange or any other shade from private traders.
Juicy yellow flesh with a unique aroma is a favorite dish of many…
Pies are baked from it, porridges are cooked, dietary soups and even jams are prepared..
It is rich in vitamins C, T, K, E, PP, B1, B2, B5, B6, many minerals..
It contains a lot of kalium, so it improves heart function, strengthens blood vessels.
If we constantly eat pumpkin dishes, strength appears, sleep improves, it is useful for dysbacteriosis, diabetes, gastritis.
The advantage of this vegetable is that it reaches a huge size. It is enough to plant a few seeds in the garden to provide yourself and all your friends with a harvest forthe whole year.
Depending on the variety, on the conditions, it can weigh from 1 to 10 kg, but the largest pumpkin in the world is striking in its size.
Growing such a miracle is not easy, but the farmers got a good solution for the tasks. Interestingly, giant pumpkins can also be eaten,,
they taste the same as pumpkins that are smaller in size.
The same dishes are prepared from them. The Patton brothers from the UK have grown a pumpkin that weighs more than a ton.
This is a real record. They decided to make a Halloween lamp out of a pumpkin.
For this purpose, the brothers invited a professional sculptor.
The lamp turned out to be huge, in the form of a skull with a glowing grin. Many farmers have grown giant pumpkins before,
but no one has ever reached such a size.
The brothers exhibited a pumpkin-lamp in the local museum, so that anyone could admire this masterpiece.