Queensland Blue Squash, 1932 Heirloom

$3.25 $3.75 -14% OFF

Queensland Blue Squash, 1932 Heirloom

$3.25 $3.75 -14% OFF
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Product description

The Seed Savers Exchange - (C. maxima) An “Australian Blue” squash directly imported into the United States in 1932 from Arthur Yates and Company of Sydney. Dark blue-green ribbed rind with flesh that is meaty, sugary, brilliant orange, and abundant. Striking gray foliage. Late to mature, long shelf life. 110-120 days. 

Characteristics: 

  • Dark blue-green ribbed rind
  • Bright orange, sugary and meaty flesh
  • Foliage is gray-green
  • Winter squash for storage
  • 110-120 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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