Instead, we buy our pumpkins in Richmond, but not at the "Pumpkin Patch" on Steveston Highway. Why not? Correct. Mud. Serious mud.
We buy our pumpkins from a family farm on No. 2 Road, a little south of Steveston Highway. Why? Because they sell their pumpkins pre-washed.
This year's pick. Not as diverse as last year's, but we waited too long and many of the more intriguing oddballs had been taken. My favourite is the one in the middle--Scarface.
And then I wondered what pumpkins would look like if they were the same colours as Steller's Jays. Probably something like this: