An AAS Winner butternut is delicious in the fall and winter, with improved fruit uniformity and yields. The inside is solid and dry. Pick young and use as a summer squash, or wait until it reaches 6 pounds to harvest. It's ideal for storing. After 85 days of sowing, the plants are ready to harvest.
Botanical name : Cucurbita moschata
Common name : Waltham Butternut Squash, Winter
Size at maturity : 8-12"
Days to maturity : 95-105
Light requirement : Full sun
Planting time : Spring / Summer
Sowing method : Direct sow
Planting depth : 1/2- 1"
Plant spacing : 4-6"
Ships : Year-round
Average seed per ounce : Approx. 250