Australian Butter Squash

Cucurbita maxima | SKU: 1218A P25
1 Reviews
$3.25
  • Organic
  • Salmon-colored ribbed fruits
  • Fruits weigh 7-15 pounds
  • Extremely thick, starchy flesh
  • Excellent for baking
  • Winter squash for storage
  • 90-100 days

Item Details

(C. maxima) From our friends at Digger's Garden Club near Melbourne, Australia. A ribbed salmon colored drum-like pumpkin with wall-to-wall starchy high quality flesh. Excellent for baking, a great keeper. Fruits weigh 7-15 pounds. 90-100 days.

Learn to Grow Australian Butter Squash

Direct Seed: 1" Deep

Seeds to Hill: 6-8 Seeds

Thin: To 3-4 Plants

Light: Full Sun

Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors in 12" diameter hills after danger of frost has passed. Hills should be spaced 6' apart in all directions. Can also be started indoors 3 weeks before transplanting out.

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This was a huge squash and very prolific grower, took over a large area with 3' + plus leaf & vines 10 -12 ft long. Give it a lot of room to wander.