Squash, Homestead GREX
95 Days to Maturity
1 Plant Covers 3-4ft2
A great-flavored Kabocha squash that will vary in colour and size, averaging 8-16 pounds. Seed from a small organic farm in Ontario.
Companions: Corn, Sunflower, Beans
Germinates best between 29-35°C in moist soil.
Plant Spacing : 24-36”apart Row Spacing : 6’ centers
Benefits from loose, fertile, well- drained soil with plenty of organic matter and nitrogen.
From Transplant: Sow seed ½” deep indoors 3-4 weeks before planting date. Harden off plants by reducing temperatures and water. Plant outdoors when all danger of frost has passed.
Direct Seed: 1 week after risk of frost has passed.