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£3.49
Squash Seeds - Honey Boat

Squash Seeds - Honey Boat

This wonderful heritage variety tastes just like a sweet potato but is easier to grow! Superb baked in the oven, and no need to peel as even the skin can be eaten. Attractive green stripes fade to orange as fruit matures, giving a clear indication of which to eat first. Can be stored for months!

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Even sweeter than a butternut squash!

This wonderful heritage variety tastes just like a sweet potato but is easier to grow! Superb baked in the oven, and no need to peel as even the skin can be eaten. Attractive green stripes fade to orange as fruit matures, giving a clear indication of which to eat first. Can be stored for months!

  • Sweet orange flesh
  • Tastes just like sweet potato
  • Fruits store for months

 

Colour:Other

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:False

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Edible Flower:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Beds & Borders:True

F1 Variety:False

Shrub:False

Sow April-early June in a propagator on a windowsill or one seed (on edge) per 7.5cm (3") pot in a greenhouse at approximately 20-25°C (68-78°F) using a good quality, moist compost. Cover seeds with 19mm (¾") compost. Germination 5-8 days. Grow on, planting out when frost risk has passed, 90cm (36") between plants each way. Alternatively sow direct late May into soil placing 2 seeds per station 90cm (36") each way. Thin to one plant per station. (Trailing variety.) Sowing - Cropping: 14 weeks.

Ideal for beds and borders.

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