Winter Squash Turks Turban (Cucubita pepo) - 15 Seeds
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Winter Squash Turks Turban (Cucubita pepo) - 15 Seeds

With its bright orange, green and white variegated colours this delightful winter squash is shaped rather like a cottage loaf with its distinctive ‘cap’ on top.

K12309A Price:  £1.30

An eye-catching type of winter squash that grows on a vine. With its bright orange, green and white variegated colours this delightful winter squash is shaped rather like a cottage loaf with its distinctive ‘cap’ on top. It is usually grown for ornamental purposes for displays during the harvest season, but it tastes good too when picked young, stuffed with rice or meat and baked or roasted in the oven.
A good source of Vitamins B1 and E and high in antioxidants.

Product Code:  K12309A
Position:  Full Sun
Harvesting Period:  September to October
Spacing:  90cm(36in) Apart

*Outdoors - Sow seed on its edge, mid-May to June direct into growing site 1.5cm deep, 2 to 3 seeds in each position, 90-100cm apart at each station. Thin to one strong plant per station. *Indoors - Can be sown April to May under glass 1.5cm deep and 2.5cm apart and then gradually hardened off once they have developed the first pair of rough leaves and transplanted to growing site in late-May to early-June 90-100cms apart once all risk of frost has past.

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