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Squash Butternut Chieftain F1

NZ $3.95

Description

Attractive smaller (1-2kg) Butternut yielding 4-5 fruit on a compact plant with higher sugar content and dry matter compared to Waltham Butternut. Resistance to powdery mildew means better vine health. Sow direct after last frosts have passed usually from Labour Weekend onwards or start indoors 4 weeks earlier.

Matures 110 days from transplant.

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Cucurbita moschata

Information

OPTIMUM SOIL TEMP FOR GERMINATION DAYS TO GERMINATION DISTANCE APART TO PLANT SEEDLINGS PREFERRED GROWING PERIOD WHEN TO SOW NUMBER OF SEEDS PER PACKET PREFERRED GROWING METHOD BEST USE
20-25 7-14 200cm-icon 200cm Tender 2 25 Transplant-icon Transplant Gourmet Vegetable-icon Gourmet Vegetable

KEY to WHEN TO SOW

  1 Early Spring 2 Late Spring &
Early Summer
3 Late Summer &
Early Autumn

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