This Drawing by Sammy !

Happy Halloween

Pumpkin is a member of the of the curcurbit or gourd family, which includes pumpkins,squash,cucumbers,melons ,& watermelons and is considered a…FRUIT !

Pumpkins are believed to have originated in Central America and were a staple of native Americans long before the arrival of the Pilgrims. they were used as a food source, for medicinal purposes and pounded, dried and woven into mats for trading.