What's wrong with the squash? - Knowledgebase Question

Panama City, Fl
Question by sweetsuepar
May 25, 2009
My daughter is growing some items at her house and my husband and I are growing the rest at ours. Her squash are about 3


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Answer from NGA
May 25, 2009

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Sounds as though blossom-end rot is taking its toll on your squash. This condition is caused by wide fluctuations between wet and dry soil. To prevent the problem, water deeply and apply a thick mulch over the soil surface to keep evaporation at a minimum. Hope correcting the problem results in a bumper crop of squash for you!

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