Autumn Gold Pumpkin

Cucurbita pepo

Growing Zone
  • Height:        8-12 “
  • Width:        12-20 ft
  • Spacing:     12-20 ft
  • Design Role:

  • Location : Full Sun to part sun
  • Water: Average
  • Fertilizer:  Average
  • Growth Habit: Vining




A unique pumpkin that turns golden weeks before other pumpkins, even when immature. Great for northern gardens as the fruits can be harvested early. Matures to glossy, deep golden-orange. Vigorous vines bear several 7 to 10 lb. pumpkins. Excellent for carving or pies. 1987 AAS Winner.Plant produces good yields of 10 to 15 lb bright orange pumpkins. They have a round shape and good handles. Can be used for carving, cooking, pumpkin pies, or roasting seeds. Excellent choice for home gardens, market growers, and open field production. Always a great seller at Farmer’s Markets!Highly productive variety with three to five pumpkins per vine and spreads 12 to 20 ft. (3.6 to 6.0 m), with three to five pumpkins per vine. This All-America Selections Winner is a perfect choice for Halloween carving and cooking. High-yielding plants produce golden orange, 9-in. (23-cm) pumpkins with thick orange flesh, each about 7 to 10 lbs. (3.2 to 4.5 kg). Spreads 12 to 20 ft. (3.6 to 6 m) in the garden, with three to five pumpkins per vine.