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Winter Squash - Burgess Buttercup - Cucurbita maxima
Tender Annual Flattened turbans, 5"-8" diameter, 3-5 lb, with a thin, hard dark green rind. Slight ribs, distinctive blossom-end button. Very sweet medium orange stringless flesh. Fine quality, medium keeper. Small seed cavity. Favorite variety in maritime climates and New England.
Did You Know? Winter squash is an excellent source of beta-carotene and a good source of potassium, niacin, and iron.
Soil Temperature: 70-95°F
Planting Depth: 3/4"-1"
Germination: 6-12 Days
Height At Maturity: 12"-18"
Days To Maturity: 85-110 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: +18"
Approx Seeds per 1/4 Pound: 671 Seeds
Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
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Shipping Weight: 0.3 lb
Dimensions: 8.0"L x 4.0"W x 0.75"H
Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to ensure the success of your crop(s).