Skip to main navigation Skip to content Skip to footer

How to Remove Pumpkin Stains from Clothes

Whether you're enjoying pumpkin pie or carving a pumpkin, follow these stain removal steps to learn how to get pumpkin stains out of clothes and off surfaces.

More from Clorox experts

Laundry

One
Scrub
Quickly scrub the fresh stain and rinse in cool water.

Two
Soak
Soak the item in cool water with liquid detergent for at least 30 minutes.

Three
Pre-Treat
No trick, just pre-treat with Clorox® Stain Remover & Color Booster. Rub in gently 5–10 mins. Do not allow to dry on the fabric.

Four
Wash
Wash it immediately on the hottest recommended setting with detergent. Clorox® Regular-Bleach2 to whites or Clorox® Stain Remover & Color Booster to colors.
Five
Dry
Inspect your garment, if stain remains, soak again and repeat the process before machine drying.

Tip

Do Always check that the stain is gone before drying as it could further set the stain.

Surfaces

One
Remove
Remove excess pumpkin. Goop job!
Two
Wipe
Wipe surface with Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes1.
Three
Rinse
Rinse with water.