Squash Delicata

Squash Delicata
Item# VS-1103
$1.89
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Product Description

Squash - Delicata

Sometimes called sweet potato squash because of it's delicious flavor, Delicata is very productive and stores well into winter. Fine grained light orange flesh can be steamed or baked.

Protect plants from insects and water as needed. Allow fruits to ripen on the vine until fully matures. Gather before frost, leaving part of the stem attached to the fruit.

Planting time - Late spring

Matures in - 100 days

Germinates in - 10-14 days

Sowing depth - 1/2 inch

Hill spacing - 4-6 feet

Seed spacing - 3-5 seeds in a ring about 2-3 inches across.

Thinning - when plants are 2-3 inches tall, thin to 3 of the strongest plants in each hill

Net weight 2.5 G (Estimated 40 seeds)

Bulk Squash seed available.

250 Seeds/oz. Plant 1/2oz per 100ft row.

2lbs of Squash seed needed per acre.

Average Squash yield per acre -494 bushels.