Every part of a pumpkin is edible. While it may seem gross, the seeds, pulp, flowers, leaves, skin and stem are all able to be consumed and enjoyed.
Fall is upon us and time for all things pumpkin! From pumpkin pies, spices flavored coffees, scented candles and more, our festive friends are bountiful this time of year and ready to wear their scariest faces. Whether you love to eat pumpkins or simply love to carve jack-o’-lanterns for Halloween, these rotund fruits are synonymous with the Autumn season the world over. So, grab your warm blankie, a steaming cup of cider and entertain yourself with these wild factoids about pumpkins!
Conversation Factoid Icebreaker: Pumpkin pie is only America’s second favorite pie. It falls behind the ever popular apple pie.