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Winter squash 'Hokkaido Stella Blue'

Cucurbita maxima

Belonging to the Cucurbita genus (Cucurbita maxima 'Hokkaido Stella Blue'), Hokkaido Stella Blue is a variety of Winter squash. Hokkaido Stella Blue is a variety of OP Winter squash .

An exceptional winter squash. Sweet, richly flavored, fiberless flesh is delicious, dry, and almost flaky. Medium-sized, round, slightly flattened, blue fruits store well.

This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year.

Japan is believed to be where Hokkaido Stella Blue originates from.

Due to how easy it is to grow in a variety of conditions, Hokkaido Stella Blue Winter squash is great for beginner gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.

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How to grow Winter squash 'Hokkaido Stella Blue'

  • Full Sun

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  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately.

Growing Hokkaido Stella Blue from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 3.45 feet (1.06 metres) and sow at a depth of around 0.98 inches (2.5 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 21°C / 70°F to ensure good germination.

Transplanting Hokkaido Stella Blue

Harvesting Hokkaido Stella Blue

This variety tends to be ready for harvesting by mid autumn.

Winter squash 'Hokkaido Stella Blue' information

How long does Hokkaido Stella Blue take to grow?

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Other Names for Winter squash 'Hokkaido Stella Blue'

Kabocha

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