Giant gourd weighs in at 1,783 pounds; heaviest in history of Colorado

By Jennifer McRae October 14, 2022 / 6:08 PM / CBS Colorado Colorado's heaviest pumpkin in the history of the state is on display at the Denver Bot...

October 15, 2022
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By Jennifer McRae October 14, 2022 / 6:08 PM / CBS Colorado Colorado's heaviest pumpkin in the history of the state is on display at the Denver Botanic Gardens. The monstrous pumpkin was grown by a farmer in Colorado and weighed in at 1,783 pounds.  CBS The giant gourd will be on display through Oct. 26 at the Denver Botanic Gardens. It's expected to be a popular display so gardens officials say it's best to buy tickets early. As for what will happen to it after Halloween, it will have a fate much like its smaller counterparts.

Jennifer Mcrae