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Week 9 – February 26, 2024

Plant Information

Honeynut Squash

  • Honeynut Squash - Bloom
  • Honeynut Squash - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Cucurbita moschata

Common Name: Winter Squash

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

Plant Habit: Trailing

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Height: 8 - 12" (20 - 30cm)

Width: 84 - 120" (213 - 305cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Plants produce exceptionally sweet, small squash that are manageable to prepare. Offers bigger harvests than traditional varieties. Best grown in garden beds.

Grower Information:

  • Produces exceptionally sweet, small fruit that are manageable to prepare.
  • The first widely adaptable small-fruited butternut squash in a high-germinating, uniform strain.
  • Higher yielding than traditional varieties.
  • Best in-ground.