An assortment of shapes colors
and sizes for variety in your winter meals.
BOTANICAL NAME: Curcurbita sp.
Start in flats (a month before last frost date indoors). Transplant 18" apart after soil is warm. Give plenty of compost. Mulch can save water, but where squash bugs area problem, mulch will give them hiding places-diatom dust on stems/soil helps (if using, water in one spot only, to leave the dust in place). Harvest before heavy frost or when stems are dry. Leave 1" stem..
GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION: W, H/Matures 11-17/Harvest 4+/Yield 50-350/Spacing 12-18"
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION : Easy to grow, tolerates hot weather, stores well