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Winter Squash Butternut Waltham
Elongated fruit with small bulbous end. Skin is pale golden orange with deep orange flesh of sweet flavour that improves after storage. Produces about 4 fruits per plant, weighing up to 2 kg.
Product Part Number: OV00240
When to sow
When to Sow Organic Butternut Squash Seeds
January to March
Space the seeds 2cm (1/2") apart in trays or individually in modules under glass at 18°C. Cover with polythene or glass to retain humidity. Remove cover as soon as seedlings appear. Once true leaves have opened, prick off tray seedlings into 9cm (4") pots. When the first flowers are forming, transplant to growing site. Stake for support and remove side shoots as they appear.
Harden off the plants before transplanting to outdoors.