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Don And Jeanne

Middleton Ma

So my orange this year and I can only end up with one. Which I will double plant and cull the best. 1495 Snyder, 1048 Engel and a 847.5 Christensen 01 I hope it sprouts I am intrigued by the cross and woul like to cross old genetics back into my 925 Eisenhaur

4/23/2018 8:47:04 PM

Glenoma Kins

Southwest WA

Chirp... chirp... chirp. One cricket. That’s all !!!

4/24/2018 4:12:32 PM

Bob C


I got a 556 Andy Wolf the germinate. Looks like really good genetics.

4/24/2018 4:16:13 PM


Slate River,Ont. Canada

Growing my 723 which is a 1512 Butler selfed.Hope to get same results as mama.

4/24/2018 4:25:56 PM


Anamosa, IA BPIowegian@aol.com

It looks like Jacob and I may go all orange this year. My 748 and 1047.5, my Howard Dill winner and the seed that grew it. A couple of Engle seeds and one or 2 from the GPC President. Maybe start a couple of my 830's from last year, both parents of that were Howard Dill winners. Seems like the orange ones do better for us than the big ugly ones. Seeds go into the germination chamber this evening.

4/24/2018 5:36:54 PM

Don And Jeanne

Middleton Ma

I haven’t been able to hit it out of the park withs a 2145 yet so I might as well try and prove my own seeds

4/24/2018 7:56:45 PM

Orangeneck (Team HAMMER)

Eastern Pennsylvania

My 811 germinated. I’ll put it back into the 735 which 3 of the 4 grandparents came from actual HD winning plants and the fourth grandparent was a 2009 Wallace.

4/24/2018 8:31:54 PM



My current plan is to grow the 1317 Clementz and the 1912 Carter. If I crossed the two, the resulting seeds could have nice big and orange potential.

4/24/2018 11:02:54 PM


New England

so far the 993 hasn't germinated yet. I am impatient. I did file and soak one of my own seeds last night as a back up. By Sunday I should know what I will be growing.

4/25/2018 7:36:27 AM


Bloomington, IN USA

My best looking orange seedling is the 1399 Christensen.
Big green cotyledons arching out & 2 small bright green true leaves sticking up between them.

4/29/2018 8:04:29 AM

Smallmouth (Team Ozark)


I have a 816 Gansert going that looks a bit funky on the 2nd leaf. I started a 1223 and 1044 Gansert as backups. Only keeping 1, on the other side of the patch is big n' ugly.

4/29/2018 9:07:54 AM


Rhode Island

All 3 of mine germ with the help of my friend Ron W.
907 Young 644 Wolf 827 gerthart Thanks for the seeds guys

4/29/2018 10:47:49 AM

Don And Jeanne

Middleton Ma

So far of the seeds I started the 1048 Engel and my 925 Eisenhaur have sprouted still hoping for the 847.5 Christensen to sprout

4/29/2018 8:49:30 PM

Engel's Great Pumpkins and Carvings

Menomonie, WI (mail@gr8pumpkin.net)

920 Cooper (1374 Engel x 1495 Stelts) and 673 Engel (1200 Engel x 1374 Engel) notice a pattern here 😁

4/29/2018 9:02:10 PM

Andy H

Yarmouth, Nova Scotia

Weird how things turn out. My favorites failed to germ save one. So thank goodness for back ups. 1101 Northrup- 670 Daigle x 810 Dill HD winner, 642 Dill, HD award winner- 775 Berard x 1998 Jutras. All the rest are direct decendants of HD winners, 993 V/M, 575 Wolf and 670 Daigle. I like my chances.

4/29/2018 9:32:30 PM


New England

I've had very bad luck this year. so far I have nothing started. hoping the 777 young is third times a charm!

4/30/2018 7:46:30 AM

poca river pumpkins

Sissonville wva

1501 wagner x 1810 werner maybe big and orange

4/30/2018 8:00:11 AM


NE Arkansas

1059 V/M, 923 Garhardt, and some big and ugly 2095 Brandt, 1985 Miller, and 1741 Terry in the germ chamber now

4/30/2018 9:46:32 AM


Greencastle, PA

Our 1501 Wagner seedling is actually our best looking seedling. We also have a 2150 Skinner and 2095 Brandt. We're thinking the 1501 x 2150 sounds pretty good.

4/30/2018 12:07:24 PM


Princeville, IL

Lots of good seeds germinated but my 811 Gerhardt and my seeds for the 811 remake -- 923 Gerhardt and 1332.5 Wolf were the only three from my first set that did not germinate. I guess my future with the 811 was not meant to be.

4/30/2018 6:40:54 PM


Burt NY

if they all start my plants will be

110 schweigert 09 grew my first HDA
703.5 schwigert 13 HDA
811.5 schweigert 15
841 schweigert 16

pollinator for all will be 1661.5 Werner 13

4/30/2018 6:51:55 PM

Don And Jeanne

Middleton Ma

My 925 2 Eisenhaur sprouted look awesome the 1048 Engel right there also the 1495 Snyder first growth looks curly but might be seed trapped related. So far very happy with my choices

5/4/2018 8:21:49 PM


NE Wisconsin

681 House was the first of all my seeds to pop.

407 Hamilton also planted.

5/4/2018 11:35:25 PM

Peace, Wayne

Owensboro, Ky.

I have 3 for Orange out of germination chamber

982 Trychta
1134.5 Rea
1399 Christenson

5/5/2018 7:23:40 AM

Orangeneck (Team HAMMER)

Eastern Pennsylvania

Sorry to hear that joe!

5/6/2018 10:05:40 AM



Decisions, Decisions, got a couple weeks to decide which to cull,got the colorful Engel seeds looking good, 1200 est, 1143 , 1374 and the 1279 Clementz, along with my H.D.winner the 1242 Montsma(multiple's) and some great backup colors as well, 1547 D. Gantner ,793 Toftness, only time will tell,good luck everyone. :)

5/6/2018 8:30:04 PM

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