Butternut Squash

Seed information
Plant Name
Transplanting Info
Direct seed into field
Start seeds indoors for transplanting
Days to germination 7
Days to harvest 85
When to sow Transplant or direct seed after danger of frost has passed
Nutrient requirements Heavy feeder
Cell size 2′ pots
Transplant notes / directions If transplanting, start seeds in pots 3 weeks before transplanting.
Farmers tip Try planting with beans and corn as the Native Americans ‘three sisters’ planting.
Trellis Requirements N/A
Common Dishes Butternut Squash Soup, Roasted Butternut Squash, Butternut Squash Hummus
Preservation Can, Pickle, Ferment
Seed Spacing 2′
Planting Instructions