Winter Squash (Cucurbita maxima 'Jarrahdale') in the Gourds, Squashes and Pumpkins Database

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Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Various insects


Grow Pumpkins and Other Winter Squash!Grow Pumpkins and Other Winter Squash!
By dave on October 14, 2015

When Texans hear the word "squash," they usually think about the watery and tasteless yellow crooknecks and zucchini. Well, put those ideas out of your mind! Winter Squash deserves a place in every southern garden.

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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2013-07-22
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lovesblooms On May 27, 2016 Seeds germinated
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Jarrahdale flavor? by Anderwood Nov 1, 2013 10:03 AM 10
Favorite Winter Squash??????? by Paul2032 Jun 19, 2015 3:44 PM 105

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