Squash - Amberpic F1 Hybrid
Hybrid Summer Squash
An ideally shaped early prolific straightneck type with all the advantages of an F1 Hybrid; earliness, uniformity, and heavy production. The fruit is butter yellow, smooth-skinned at best eating stage, and will continue to produce over a long period on a compact yet open plant.
Fruit are best when picked small, 6-8 inches is best. Keep fruit picked to stimulate better production.
Planting time - Spring
Matures in - 45 days
Germinates in - 10-14 days
Sowing depth - 1/2 inch
Hill spacing - 4 feet
Seed spacing - 3-5 seeds in a ring about 2 inches across.
Thinning - when plants are 3-5 inches tall, thin to 3-4 of the strongest plants in each hill
Net weight 2 G (Estimated 20 seeds)
Bulk Squash seed available.
250 Seeds/oz. Plant 1/2oz per 100ft row.
4lbs of Squash seed needed per acre.
Average Squash yield per acre -494 bushels.