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Frank Brault

#11

Avon, CT USA

We were at Walmart today and I saw these white pumpkins. I like to think of them as 'ghost pumpkins. I don't remember ever seeing a white pumpkin before. At my age you never say "I have never seen" only that you don't remember. :) I guess Halloween is coming.

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j>a>e>17 :):):)04-Jan-2011 06:34
grooovy AWEtumn giant spirit o'soul HERE!!!! :):):):)
bill friedlander10-Nov-2010 20:20
I have never seen ant white ones either. I like the orange ones better.
Timothy Guenther12-Sep-2010 16:01
strange...
Barbara Heide12-Sep-2010 10:22
have never seen them either! theylook huge!
Cindi Smith12-Sep-2010 04:46
Yes, I have seen them but I still like those orange ones much better. Cool in a strange way to me. Love the composition!
Ashley Hockenberry12-Sep-2010 01:49
A+
Marielou Dhumez12-Sep-2010 00:27
Ghosts are often in white, you know ! :-))))
J. Scott Coile12-Sep-2010 00:00
It is the Great White Pumpkin Charlie Brown :-)
Walter O. Koenig11-Sep-2010 22:51
Cool find. Are they genetically altering pumpkins. I don't ever remember seeing one either. :)
Jola Dziubinska11-Sep-2010 22:48
Nicely seen, good pov and compo.
LynnH11-Sep-2010 17:49
I saw them for the first time last year. I'm not sure, but isn't the orange part the beta carotene?
reflectionsofnature11-Sep-2010 17:44
This is my first time hearing about or seeing white pumpkins. These would be great "ghost" pumpkins for Halloween!
maggie_falconi11-Sep-2010 16:18
Nice captured "ghost pumpkin" Frank,save it for Halloween!!! I have never seen one before!
Kerry Tingley11-Sep-2010 15:59
Cute idea. That would be fun to carve. I have seen them before, but not often. Well seen!
Fay Stout11-Sep-2010 15:23
A "ghost pumpkin"... I love it!
debbieps11-Sep-2010 13:52
I agree, I have never seen one either, I love the nickname you've given them!
Yvonne11-Sep-2010 11:23
Nice even shape, lovely specimens Frank!
Chris(tine)11-Sep-2010 09:47
They will make excellent ghostly lanterns!
laine11-Sep-2010 09:25
White is the new orange I hear ;))
Mieke WA Minkjan11-Sep-2010 08:05
great catch, I suppose they are still eatable!
Christy VB11-Sep-2010 07:05
Nice photo and musings - I like your description of ghost pumpkins.
borisalex11-Sep-2010 06:52
I like you findings, just use some color to paint over :) !!
larose forest photos11-Sep-2010 03:36
Very neat shot. I saw some white ones last year for the first time. THought they were odd but intriguing.