Organic Waltham Butternut Squash

$3.29

Being one of the most popular varieties of winter squash, these plants will produce the squash you know and love. Butternut squash has beautiful, dark orange flesh is the perfect blend of sweet and nutty and often found in many fall recipes, from appetizers to desserts. These plants will produce large squash that weigh in at 4 to 5 pounds with small seed cavities.

Plant Preferences:

Protect young plants from pests with floating row covers. Properly cured squash can be stored for several months in a cool, dark pantry or root cellar.

When to Sow:

Sow seeds outdoors after danger of frost has passed, or indoors 3-4 weeks before planting out. Sow two seeds per location and thin to one plant if both germinate.

Harvest:

Harvest squash about 8 weeks after fruit is first set by cutting from the vine. Freshly cut squash are very delicate and require curing by being exposed to the open sun or warm temperatures with good air circulation for about a week.

Days to Maturity:

90-115 days

Sowing Depth:

3/4”

Plant Spacing:

Plant seeds 24” apart

The journey of growing your own plants from seeds is rewarding, but can also have its challenges. That’s why we at Sweet Yards want to help you succeed by providing any and all support you need along the way. Explore our growing guides for additional info and feel free to contact us with any questions.

At Sweet Yards we want to give you the biggest bloom for your buck. That’s why we’re proud to offer you the freshest seeds in quantities that work for you as well as any additional education or support you need along the way.

We're so confident that you'll have success with our seeds that we guarantee they’ll germinate or we'll give you a full refund within 30 days of purchase, no questions asked.

Details:

Plant Preferences:

Protect young plants from pests with floating row covers. Properly cured squash can be stored for several months in a cool, dark pantry or root cellar.

When to Sow:

Sow seeds outdoors after danger of frost has passed, or indoors 3-4 weeks before planting out. Sow two seeds per location and thin to one plant if both germinate.

Harvest:

Harvest squash about 8 weeks after fruit is first set by cutting from the vine. Freshly cut squash are very delicate and require curing by being exposed to the open sun or warm temperatures with good air circulation for about a week.

Days to Maturity:

90-115 days

Sowing Depth:

3/4”

Plant Spacing:

Plant seeds 24” apart

Growing Guide:

The journey of growing your own plants from seeds is rewarding, but can also have its challenges. That’s why we at Sweet Yards want to help you succeed by providing any and all support you need along the way. Explore our growing guides for additional info and feel free to contact us with any questions.

Our Guarantee:

At Sweet Yards we want to give you the biggest bloom for your buck. That’s why we’re proud to offer you the freshest seeds in quantities that work for you as well as any additional education or support you need along the way.

We're so confident that you'll have success with our seeds that we guarantee they’ll germinate or we'll give you a full refund within 30 days of purchase, no questions asked.