About Chappan Kaddu
Squash is a seasonal vegetable. It is very susceptible to frost and heat damage, but with proper care, it will produce a bumper crop with very few plants.Squash come in two main types: summer squash and winter squash.
While there s not much difference among the tastes and textures of summer squashes, winter squashes offer a wide array of flavours.
|Common Name ||Summer squash, crookneck, pattypan, Straightneck, scallop, zucchini.|
|Height ||up to 4 ft|
|Flower Colour ||Yellow|
|Bloom Time ||Summer, Winters|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
- Mulch plants to protect shallow roots, discourage weeds and retain moisture
- Water most diligently when fruits form and throughout their growth period
Chappan Kaddu care
- Prepare the bed with compost, peat, or well-rotted manure
- Plant summer squash seeds 8 inches apart, poking them into the soil 1 inch deep; water well
|Sunlight ||Full sun|
|Soil ||well-drained soil with 5.5 to 7 pH level|
|Temperature ||20 to 30 degree C|
|Fertilizer ||Use any organic fertilizer|
|Harvest Season ||Summer, Winters|
Chappan Kaddu special feature
Summer squash plants are heavy feeders and grow quickly.
Summer squash is often grown in a compact, bushing fashion with fruit that is usually smaller than winter squash.
Chappan Kaddu uses
- rich in the B-complex group of vitamins, minerals like iron, zinc, copper, calcium, potassium, and phosphorus
- They are generally peeled and boiled, cut up and roasted, or cut small and steamed or sautéed
Frequently Asked Questions
How tall do chappan kaddu grow?
On average chappan kaddu grows up to 4 ft
What color are chappan kaddu ?
A chappan kaddu plant bears flowers of color Yellow
How hard is chappan kaddu to grow?
A chappan kaddu is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a chappan kaddu need?
A chappan kaddu prefers Full sun
How much water does a chappan kaddu need?
A chappan kaddu prefers watering Moderately
What kind of soil does a chappan kaddu need?
well-drained soil with 5.5 to 7 pH level
What temperature does a chappan kaddu like?
How should I fertilize my chappan kaddu ?
Use any organic fertilizer
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