About Squash Walthum Butternut
Butternut squash is one of the many different kinds of winter squash such as pumpkin. Butternut squash, also known in Australia and New Zealand as butternut pumpkin or gramma, is a type of winter squash. It has a sweet, nutty taste similar to that of a pumpkin.
Its a great source of complex carbohydrates and fiber as well as high in potassium, niacin, beta carotene, and iron. It stores well without refrigeration or canning and each vine will yield from 10 to 20 squash if properly maintained.
|Common Name ||Butternut pumpkin, gramma|
|Height ||Up to 5 m|
|Flower Colour ||Green|
|Bloom Time || May to June|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
- Water a plant when the soil feels dry to touch
- Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering for the winter & rainy season
Try to water the plants in the morning around 8-10am
You should remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and throw in the garbage collector
FFertilize a plant mostly in the spring season
Squash Walthum Butternut care
- The butternut squash growing season begins when all danger of frost is past and the soil is well warmed by the sun, about 60 to 65 F
- (15-18 C
- ) at a 4-inch depth
- Butternut squash plants are extremely tender and the seedlings will freeze with the slightest frost and seeds will only germinate in warm soil
|Sunlight || Full sun|
|Watering || Medium|
|Soil ||Well-drained soil|
|Temperature ||25 to 30 degree C|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer
Squash Walthum Butternut special feature
Squash Walthum Butternut uses
- Butternut squash contains beta-carotene
- Squash is used for the cooking purpose
Frequently Asked Questions
How tall do squash walthum butternut grow?
On average squash walthum butternut grows Up to 5 m
What color are squash walthum butternut ?
A squash walthum butternut plant bears flowers of color Green
How hard is squash walthum butternut to grow?
A squash walthum butternut is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a squash walthum butternut need?
A squash walthum butternut prefers Full sun
How much water does a squash walthum butternut need?
A squash walthum butternut prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a squash walthum butternut need?
What temperature does a squash walthum butternut like?
How should I fertilize my squash walthum butternut ?
Apply any organic fertilizer
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