Winter squash 'Fairytale'
Fairytale is a popular variety of Winter squash, which belongs to the Cucurbita genus (Cucurbita moschata 'Fairytale').
C. moschata 110 days. A unique eating and ornamental pumpkin, Fairytale has a deeply lobed, slightly squat shape and a magnificent mahogany brown color. A real eye-catcher in the field and at the market. Similar to Cinderella but more deeply ribbed, with a thick, strong handle. Numerous 12-18 inch fruit are borne on vigorous 10 foot vines. The flesh is deep orange and suitable for cooking and baking in pies.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. Fairytale is known for growing to a height of approximately 30.48 cm (11.89 inches).
Fairytale Winter squash needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.
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How to grow Winter squash 'Fairytale'
Growing Fairytale from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Fairytale about 14 days before your last frost date.
Winter squash 'Fairytale' information
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