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When is the best time to plant Winter squash 'Butternut'?     

Cucurbita moschata

Winter squash 'Butternut' is a tender plant, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has fully past in your area before planting out.

You should look to sow Winter squash 'Butternut' 10 days before your last frost date.

When to plant Winter squash 'Butternut' in the northern hemisphere*

The most popular months to sow Butternut are May, Apr and Mar.

The most popular months to plant out Butternut outside are May, Jun and Apr.

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* This planting schedule has been generated directly from our members observations whilst growing Winter squash. Help us make this more accurate by logging your observations too!

When to plant Winter squash 'Butternut' in the southern hemisphere*

The most popular months to sow Winter squash are Sep, Oct and Aug.

The most popular months to plant out Winter squash are Oct, Nov and Sep.

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
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  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

* This planting schedule has been generated directly from our members observations whilst growing Winter squash. Help us make this more accurate by logging your observations too!