Squash, Winter, Organic (Vegetable Spaghetti)

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  • Botanical Interest Brand

    Frost Sensitive 95-100 Days

    Also called gold string melon, spaghetti squash is unique among winter squashes; when cooked, the flesh falls away from the shell in strands like spaghetti, and retains a tender, yet al dente, texture. Savory flavor that is delicious, and low calorie, with a simple bit of butter and salt. Each plant can yield 5 to 7 squash.

  • When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date, and when soil temperature is 70°–85°F.

    When to Start Inside: Not recommended except in very short growing seasons, 2 to 4 weeks before transplanting. Roots are sensitive to disturbance; sow in biodegradable pots that can be planted directly into the ground. Transplant when soil temperature is at least 60°F.

    Days to Emerge: 5–10 days

    Seed Depth: ½–1"

    Seed Spacing: 2–3 seeds per mound

    Row Spacing: 6'

    Thinning: When 3" leaves, thin to 1–2 per mound