Leave the angry orange pumpkins for the kids to carve out their Jack O Lantern on Halloween. But gorgeous gourds blooming with fresh flower arrangements composed of cut orchids and seasonal dahlias, you wouldn’t mind flaunting around all autumn long, we suggest you keep reading, darling. We’ve rounded up the prettiest pumpkins that will totally step up your fall decorations and Instagram game this season.
Far from bright orange, the Cinderella heirloom pumpkin is more on the vermillion, reddish-orange spectrum. This gives it a more classic but upscale kind of vibe. An eye-catching color plus an excellent shape, Cinderella pumpkins are perfect accent pieces for the porch or indoors. Put them on top of one another if you want to add height on your setup. Another attractive pumpkin of the same shade that we’re totally crushing on is the French heirloom variety, Rouge Vif D'Etampes, which translates to "Vivid red from Etampes."
If you can’t get enough of anything seafoam or dusty blue, Cucurbita maxima "Jarrahdale" is the closest you can get to nail that cool and chic color palette. It is a winter type of pumpkin that originally hails from Australia. Full of flavor minus the stringiness, this heirloom pumpkin is not only gorgeous but they are delicious, too. Load up on Jarrahdale pumpkins for mouthwatering pies and soups but don’t forget to leave some for a stylish autumn centerpiece. Pair these dusty blue and mint-ish green babies with white flower arrangements and shiny, gilded accessories.
Porcelain Doll Pumpkin
Yes, this is not a drill. A real pink pumpkin does exist and it’s oh, so pretty! Show it off on its own as a subtle nod to the autumn season or adorn it with fresh fall flower arrangements. You can never go wrong with this one. What’s more awesome is that the porcelain doll pumpkin variety is grown on New Oxford, Pennsylvania are actually being propagated for a charitable cause. According to The Pink Pumpkin Patch Foundation, pumpkin growers donate a percentage of their earnings to fund breast cancer research organizations.
Baby Boo Pumpkin
Captivating but cute size! Baby Boo is probably one of the most charming types of white pumpkins. This miniature pumpkin may be too small to carve but acquire it in numbers and spread out in a fancy autumn tablescape. Its ghostly but classy white color makes it a delight to play around and mix it with decorative cut flowers. Putting mini pumpkins on plates are also a nice touch. On the other hand, if you’d love to explore bigger and beautiful white pumpkin, Crystal Star, Sirius Star, Lumina, Silver Moon, and Super Moon are also worth checking out.