Re: [gardeners] Male & Female flowers/New biointensive list

Allen and Judy Merten (
Thu, 22 Apr 1999 23:02:00 -0500

Hi Kris,
    I'm butting in but if there are not enough bees or other pollinators you will
have to hand pollinate with something like a Q-tip.
    SE Central Tx. wrote:

> Sharon I had planted mini pumpikins for the first time last year and had
> several blooms on my plants but only got one pumpkin. Is the reason being The
> flowers were all female and I had only 1 male to pollinate 1 lone flower?
> Kris P
> Z  5  IL