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Squash 'Festival' F1 Hybrid (Winter)Cucurbita pepo

Just £2.99

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1 packet (15 seeds) £2.99 Despatch: within 24 hours
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A decorative small-fruited squash, Festival has a marbled outer skin encasing sweet, nutty flavoured, pale orange flesh. The trailing vines of Squash Festival play host to fruits of about 680g (1½lb), which are also good for long term storage. Sweet flesh with a delicate nutty flavour. Ideal for roasting and baking.

Culinary note: Squash flowers are edible.

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.


Kitchen Garden

Half-hardy

Full sun

35cm (13.8in)

200cm (78.7in)

1 Packet (15 Seeds) (TT00619)

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Sow seeds April to May. Sow in 7.5cm (3in) pots at 20-25C (68-77F) of a good free draining, damp seed compost, 12mm (1/2in) deep. Place in a propagator or seal container inside a polythene bag until after germination which takes 7-10 days.

Growing instructions Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions for 7-10 days before planting out after all risk of frost, 90cm (36in) apart. Can also be sown direct outdoors once the soil has warmed. Sow 2 seeds every 90cm (36in) and later thin out to the strongest seedling.

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Reviews

The joy of allotment year 2016-01-25

I have been growing for nearly 20 years 15 years ago coming into contact with these winter squash seeds they are must , Christmas dinner is lacking without them as it was last year as harder to find at garden centres and I bought from a good online company the foliage and fruit looking spot on except the fruit sorry ,squash not having the same green marbeling and squash tasting bad. Now online to T& M glory of the sweet nutty roasted veg a favourite of my ten year old. Easy to grow taking a third of the room as courgette 's these you slice down the segments , peel remove seeds and bake for half hour you will not believe the taste. 14 years on these seeds

T&M replied on 2016-01-28: Thank you very much for your review. I am so pleased to hear of the great success you have had with your squash! Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know. I hope we can continue to be of service to you in the future.