Seed Freaks - SQUASH - Oregon Homestead Sweet Meat
Seed Freaks – SQUASH – Oregon Homestead Sweet Meat
SQUASH: OREGON HOMESTEAD – SWEET MEAT
A brilliant keeper: this blue/grey skinned beauty has a small seed cavity which means it has even more delicious, sweet, thick, orange flesh to enjoy!
This variety was originally bred by the Portland seed company “Gill Brothers” before it was reselected by Oregon based breeder Carol Deppe for cool soil emergence, large seeds, extra-long storage and vigorous growth.
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: OCT, NOV, DEC
Temperate: SEP, OCT, NOV, DEC
Sub – Tropical: AUG – APR
Tropical: FEB – OCT
Arid: SEP – JAN
Rich well-drained soil.
Plant seed 2.5cm deep,
transplant or thin to 1 metre apart; this variety likes to spread out.
Protect seeds from birds/rodents with an upturned pot.
DAYS TO HARVEST
APPROX 7 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN