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Sown from my butternut squash Seeds.
Latest Milestone Harvesting
Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 3.90 feet (1.20 metres) and sow at a depth of around 0.98 inches (2.5 cm) if planning to sow direct.
Winter squash 'Butternut' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 30.0 cm [imperial: 11.7 inches] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden has partial sun light - try to position in a full sun location instead.
Your garden has clay soil: try to position in a loam soil for the best result.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (7) is within the ideal range for Winter squash 'Butternut'. The recommended range is between Zone 2 and 14.
A soil ph of between 6.1 and 7.5 is ideal for Winter squash 'Butternut' as it does best in acidic to alkaline soil so test your soil acidity often.
More information about pumpkin butternut is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All pumpkin butternut Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
Harvesting day 220
1.0 x item 1320.0 g
Growing day 175
Flowering day 122
Transplanted day 97
Showing True Leaves day 34
Sprouting day 9
Sown day 0