Winter Squash Metro F1 - 15 Seeds
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Winter Squash Metro F1 - 15 Seeds

The orangey flesh, when ripe, has a sweet, nutty taste, similar to that of a pumpkin

340047 Price:  £2.10

A wonderfully tasty Butternut Squash that is a popular choice with gardeners, producing up to 4/5 fruits per plant with an average weight of 1.5kg each. A good source of pro-vitamin A, vitamins B1, C and E.
Metro F1 PMR is a type of winter squash that grows on a vine. The pale buttery yellow skin grows in a bell shape with a compartment of seeds in the bottom. The orangey flesh, when ripe, has a sweet, nutty taste, similar to that of a pumpkin

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Brand:  Brookside Nursery
Position:  Full Sun
Primary Flower Colour:  Yellow
Harvesting Period:  August to November
Spacing:  75cm (30")

For orders containing seed only, we make a one-off Postage and Packing charge of £0.95 for the entire order. If you order other items as well as seeds the maximum postage and packing charge will be £3.95 per order. Delivery is free for all orders over £40 in value.

We normally dispatch orders containing seed only within 2-3 working days of ordering.

Seed only orders are dispatched via Royal Mail 2nd Class post.

If your order contains a mixture of seed and other items we will normally dispatch both items together if they are due within a couple of weeks of ordering, if not  we will dispatch the seeds separately via Royal Mail 2nd Class post within 2-3 working days and the remaining items will be dispatched according to their individual delivery times.

 

Outdoors - Sow seed on its edge from mid-May to June direct into growing site, 1.5cm deep, 2 to 3 seeds in each position, 60cm apart. Thin to one strong plant per station. Indoors - Can be sown April to May indoors under glass approx. 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 60cm apart once all risk of frost has past.

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