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Summer Squash Mix

7 reviews

A blend of 6 of our open-pollinated varieties. They will cross with one another so if you save seeds you could get some interesting surprises next season. 

100 seeds

 

PLANTING

Cucurbita pepo

Germination: 4-10 days

Germination Temperature: Optimum soil temperatures 70-85ºF

Seed Sowing Depth: 1/2-1" deep

Sowing Indoors: 3-4 weeks before the last frost. Provide 70-85ºF soil temperature. Sow 2-3 seeds per cell/pot. Sowing into individual biodegradable peat/cow pots reduces root damage when transplanting. Transplant 36-48" apart after the last frost. 

Sowing Outdoors: Sow after the last frost when the soil temperature is over 70ºF. Sow a few seeds every 36-48". 

Harvest: Check and harvest a few times a week. Cut or kindly twist off fruit, starting at a 3-4”.

Tips: Plant in fertile soil, amended with compost or well-rotted manure, and keep well watered. They benefit from growing on black plastic and by using row covers for weed, insect control, and more rapid growth.

 

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TO
07/01/2021
Tiffany O.
United States United States
Highly Recommend

Excellent! Great germination rate and the plants look wonderful.

BH
06/30/2020
Becky H.
United States United States
Variety

Like the variety.

JJ
05/31/2020
Jodie J.
United States United States
Summer squash mix

Love this mix, I have a variety of squash in the garden so we don't get tired of just one kind. They germinate quickly about 90% and my ones under cloche are already full of flowers a month before normal. As always a great product.

LS
05/27/2020
linette s.
United States United States
Looking forward to growing and harvesting the summer squash mix. So far the plants themselves are doing fine no problem terminating!

Have always had great success with Pine Tree seeds. Orders are always correct and arrive in a timely manner. Seed have always produced Maine hardy plants that yield well. I intend on shopping here every year

M
08/01/2019
Michelle
Buttery Deliciousness!

Easy to grow, prolific, and the patty pan (scallop) squash are mild and buttery! I slice them and cook them in butter every morning for breakfast. I am making these a permanent fixture in my garden!