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World Record Pumpkin

How Big Could a World Record Pumpkin Get?

Inverse | Posted 12.09.2015 | Science
Inverse

Thanks to the efforts of Illinois farmer Gene McMullen, the North American record for the heaviest pumpkin now sits at 2,145 pounds. McMullen's Cucurbita Maxima Brobdingnag is the second greatest pumpkin the world has ever known.

The World's Largest Pumpkin Weighs HOW Much?

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 11.01.2013 | HuffPost Home

We were pretty impressed last year when Ron Wallace of Rhode Island grew a pumpkin weighing an astounding 2,009 pounds. But little did we know, this y...

This Is The Largest Pumpkin In The World

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 10.08.2012 | HuffPost Home

Bet you've never seen a pumpkin quite like this one before.

PHOTO: SD Farmer's Massive 1,674-Pound Pumpkin Just Shy Of World Record

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

PARKER, S.D. (AP) — This pumpkin weighs nearly enough to be Cinderella's coach. South Dakota farmer Kevin Marsh of Parker knows his 1,674-pound...