Swedes are a delicious root vegetable that can be cook in a number of different ways (mashed, boiled, roasted); each creating a different taste. It is a very hardy plant that is useful in the winter months.
The Swede seeds need to be sown into a raked seedbed at the depth of 13mm in rows about 45cm apart. The seeds should germinate within 6 to 10 days and reach maturity within 20 to 24 weeks.
This winter hardened vegetable is an excellent addition to any garden; easy to look after and very hardy.
In order to achieve best results from your Squash seeds , once the plant begins to produce the fruit it needs to be restricted to growing 3 to 4 per plant.