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Squash Buttercup

Code: M6850

Very sweet variety. Keeps well

squash. A home variety producing green fruit with orange flesh. Sweet and dry to absorb flavour. A trailing variety, so allow plenty of room for lots of
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M6850
Planting Instruction
  • How to Sow: Choose a well-drained site in full sun. Sow these seeds in trays for subsequent transplanting or after frosts, sow directly in a well prepared seedbed. Sow seeds 10 cm apart, in groups 2 m apart to a depth of 2 cm. Seedling Care: Keep the seedbed or trays evenly moist during the germination period of 10-14 days. Apply fruit fertiliser two weeks after germination for healthier plants and maximum crop. Protect your seedlings from slugs, snails and insect pests; go to mcgregors.co.nz for appropriate plant health and pest control products. Hints and Tips: To store after harvest, put in a dry, cool well-ventilated place, making sure the fruit isn't touching. Our seeds are not treated with Neonicotinoids
Specs & Warranty
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 1) Spring
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 2) Spring
When To Sow (Temperate Zone 3) Spring
When To Sow (Cool Zone 4) Spring
Grow In Gardens
Annual or Perennial
Seed Depth 2cm
Seed Spacing 10cm
Plant Spacing 2m
Harvest / Flower / Maturity Time 16-18 weeks
Harvest/Flower/Maturity Time cont.

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