Winter Squash- Delicata

Cucurbita pepo Packet

Standard seed packet, 10 seeds

$1.50
In Stock

  • Striped cyclindrical fruit
  • Flavour similar to sweet potato
  • Perfect for baking

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Description

'Winter Squash- Delicata' seeds

Cucurbita pepo

  • Striped cyclindrical fruit
  • Flavour similar to sweet potato
  • Perfect for baking

An heirloom variety of winter squash introduced in 1891. A vigorous vine bearing numerous cream coloured cylindrical fruit striped with green or orange and growing to 15cm long. The fruit has delicate skin that can be eaten and orange flesh with a sweet, rich flavour similar to sweet potato. Perfect for baking.

Also known as 'Bohemian squash', 'peanut squash' and 'sweet potato squash'.

Seeds per gram: 16
Product code: C7-11

Best Months to Sow
  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Cool
Temperate
Sub-Tropical
Tropical
Arid
Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct
Sowing Depth 15mm
Season Spring and summer
Germination 8-12 days @ 21-35°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost tender Annual
Row Spacing 120cm
Plant Spacing 100cm
Position Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 90-100 days

*Notes: Susceptible to mildew.

Shipping

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    VIC, NSW, ACT, QLD, TAS, SA, NT WA
Small seed packets ONLY - Economy Delivery $2.50 or FREE on orders over $20 $5
Parcel Delivery Capped rate of $6.99
Express Delivery $15.00
     

BULK seed, garden supplies, tools, or accessories -

Parcel Delivery

Capped rate of $6.99

Express Delivery

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(Calculated by weight)
     
Live Plants - Live plants Capped rate of $10.00

*All orders sent to Western Australia are subject to mandatory inspection and fees by Quarantine WA. These fees are included in all shipping costs above.

**We will replace all orders that are lost or damaged in transit however we will not replace or refund orders simply because they were delivered later than estimated. Full details here.

 

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