Squash, Button

Squash, Button


Planting & Growing

Full sun, well-drained soil, frequent weeding, plant seeds directly in hilled soil during warm season, need lots of moisture during growth, may provide stakes for upright growth, dig trenches alongside hilled rows so water does not collect and rot fruits, may be grown in an intensve square patch as well.

  • Row Spacing:  90cm
  • Plant Spacing:  10cm
  • Depth:  0.6cm
  • Maturity:  60 days

growing months & season - per region

REGION

Growing Months
Season/s

ARID

JAN, FEB, SEP, OCT, NOV, DEC
Summer,Spring

TROPICAL

APR, MAY, JUN, JUL, AUG
Autumn,Winter

SUBTROPICAL

JAN, FEB, AUG, SEP, OCT, NOV, DEC
Summer,Winter,Spring

MILD

JAN, FEB, OCT, NOV, DEC
Summer,Spring

COOL

JAN, OCT, NOV, DEC
Summer,Spring

Garden Benefits

Ideal for intercropping, "three sisters" system, good for shade coverage, weed suppression and soil health.

Health Benefits

Carotenoids (antioxidants), B-complex vitamins, cardiovascular health and circulation; can eat flower and fruits.

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