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Summer Squash - Fordhook - Cucurbita pepo
Tender Annual Heirloom. Fordhook variety was introduced in 1890. Vigorous, prolific bush produces deep, blackish-green fruits. The attractive, smooth fruits have a creamy-white flesh.
Did You Know? Squash blossoms are edible flowers, raw or cooked. Harvest only male blossoms unless trying to reduce production.
Soil Temperature: 70-95°F
Planting Depth: 1/2"-1"
Germination: 6-10 Days
Height At Maturity: 12"
Days To Maturity: 57-85 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 12"-18"
Approx Seeds per 1/4 Pound: 651 Seeds
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Shipping Weight: 0.3 lb
Dimensions: 8"L x 4"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).