Grow a giant and win £1000!
By: Steve Ott
The Royal Horticultural Society has launched the RHS Heaviest Pumpkin Competition. Professional and amateur growers alike are invited to enter by 24 September for the chance to win £1,000.
This new competition is part of the RHS London Harvest Festival Show (9-10 October 2012) at Lindley Hall, Westminster. Entrants will present their prized pumpkin to be weighed and judged on Tuesday 9 October.
Georgina Barter, Competitions Manager, said: ‘We're expecting some really huge pumpkins at the show, making Halloween 2012 spookier than ever.'
The owner of the winning pumpkin will receive first prize of £1,000, with runner up prizes ranging from £500 to £200.
To enter the competition please email the RHS Competitions Manager, Georgina Barter (email@example.com) for an application form.
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