Turk’s Turban Squash

$3.50

  • Organic
  • Bright yellow skin
  • Best when eaten under 8 inches
  • Heavy yielding bush plants
  • Summer squash
  • 50-55 days

Sow seeds outdoors in 12″ diameter hills after danger of frost has passed. Hills should be spaced 6′ apart in all directions. Can also be started indoors 3 weeks before transplanting out.

6 in stock

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Description

(C. maxima) (aka French Turban, Turk’s Cap) Predates the 1820s; may be the ancestral form of American Turban. Distinctive turban-shaped fruits grow up to 12″ in diameter and weigh an average of 5 pounds. Beautiful bright orange skin streaked with light and dark olive green. Great decorative squash for fall displays. Thick flesh is mildly sweet. 80-100 days.

  • Bright orange skin streaked with green
  • Turban shaped fruits grow up to 12 inches and 5 pounds
  • Mildly sweet flesh
  • Winter squash
  • 80-100 days