Their shape varies a good deal, and their weight ranges from 6 to 12 pounds (2.7 to 5 1/2 kg.)
They are grown for commercial processing into pumpkin purée.
They are excellent in pies, and for use as a vegetable squash.
Vine-type plant; 100 days from seed.
Gold Keeper Pumpkins were developed by the Petoseed Company.
The Stokely Canning Company used to use the pumpkins to make their canned pumpkin purée from.