Cushaw is a member of the Cucurbita family. Its botanical name is Cucurbita argyrosperma. It is a vegetable and is treated mainly as an annual, so it grows best over the course of a single year. Normally grows with a climber habit.
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These plants have been known to grow well alongside Cushaw so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Cushaw so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Cushaw plants:
22 Feb 2013
This is one of the easiest and most prolific vegetables I have growing in my garden. I’ve had it growing for years now, but I never planted it, never watered or fertilized, never planted it in one of my raised beds with rich soil, step on it all the time