Anna Swartz Hubbard Squash, Heirloom, organic

$3.45 $3.95 -13% OFF

Anna Swartz Hubbard Squash, Heirloom, organic

$3.45 $3.95 -13% OFF
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The Seed Savers Exchange - (Curcubuta maxima) Given to Seed Savers Exchange by Anna Swartz of Pennsylvania who originally received it 40 years earlier in the 1950s. Introduced commercially by SSE in 1999. Anna loved this variety because of its extremely hard shell and excellent storage ability. High quality flesh is the color of a sweet potato with similar flavor. Fruits weigh 5-8 pounds.


  • Organic
  • Dark Blue, almost black squash
  • Sweet potato flavor
  • Extremely productive
  • Winter squash
  • 90-100 days
  • 25 seeds per packet 

Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors in 12" diameter hills after danger of frost has passed. Hills should be spaced 6' apart in all directions. Can also be started indoors 3 weeks before transplanting out. 

Direct Seed: 1" Deep

Seeds to Hill: 6-8 Seeds

Thin: To 3-4 Plants

Light: Full Sun

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