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What do you spray on carved pumpkins to make them last longer?

What do you spray on carved pumpkins to make them last longer?

Spray the inside and out of the pumpkin with a bleach and water solution (1 teaspoon of bleach per quart of water), a sudsy spray of Dr. Bronner's Peppermint Soap. After spraying, allow the pumpkin to dry out completely before beginning to carve.

How long will a carved pumpkin last with petroleum jelly?

Generally speaking, a pumpkin should last 3-5 days after you carve it.