Packet size: 3 ¼" x 4 ½"
Nothing is quite like the lovely fine texture and taste of the Butternut squash! So great in soups, bisques and casseroles. It stores well and is easy to peel. Win Win!
After danger of frost has past plant seeds 1/2 inch deep in prepared garden bed or hills. Thin to 18" apart. Can also be started inside 3-4 weeks before last frost date. Produces on a vine so give it plenty of room to grow.
- Lifecycle: annual (vegetable)
- Time to Maturity: about 3 months
- Sun Requirement: sun
- Spacing: 18" apart
- Depth: 1 inch
- 20-25 Seeds Per Packet
- Seeds/Oz: 350
- Ideal Germination Temperature: 85F
- Sowing Method: Direct
- Heirloom Year: 1939
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