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Product Code: V 161
Characteristics: Annual vine
Seed per packet: Approx 10
A popular old heirloom variety of winter squash that produces 20cm (8”) long yellow/cream loaf shaped fruits with green stripes. Delicious, creamy sweet orange potato like taste flesh.
Makes a savory treat when slice lenght ways and baked, stuffed with rice, topped with cheese or broiled.
Harvest: 100 days. Keeps well up to 6 months
Tropical: All Year Round
Sub-tropical: Spring to Summer
Temperate: Spring to Summer.
Cool climate: Mid-Spring to Mid-Summer.
Sow: 2cm deep
Best sown direct in a sunny well drained position 3 seeds in a mound 70cm apart. Thin to the stongest two plants in each mound.
Plant space: 70cm
Row space: 70cm
Germination: 7-10 days
Maturity: 6-7 weeks
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.