The best big one around that you can still carry from the field.
115 Days. For extra large pumpkins that command premium prices, Howden Biggie is the one to grow. It sits upright and has true pumpkin shapes ranging from globe to tall globe. The dark orange fruit have thick flesh, which helps maintain their uniform shape. The stem is dark and strong. Howden Biggie averages 40 lbs. According to developer John Howden, Howden Biggie’s consistently even shape over its range of sizes provides more marketable fruit. (P.V.P.)