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Squash Buttercup HEIRLOOM

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Squash Buttercup is one of the finest winter squash. Its golden yellow meat is sweet, dry, and fine-grained. Each vine produces 1-2 turban-shaped, thin-skinned fruit.

Flavor: Dry, mildly sweet

Preparation Ideas: Roast with olive oil and a sprinkle of salt and pepper

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 8-10 Days

Days to Maturity: 90 Days

Growth Type: Winter

Planting Depth: 1"

Seed Spacing: 6'/8'

Instructions: Seed directly outdoors in a sunny location. Sow a few seeds around a 12 inch diameter hill. After germination, thin to 3-4 seedlings per hill. If planted in rows, thin to 18-24 inches apart. Seeds may be started indoors 3-4 weeks before planting outdoors. Transplant with care.

Suggestions: Harvest when the rind begins to orange where it touches the soil, or right after the first light frost.

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