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SQUASH Vegetable Spaghetti

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Cucurbita pepo

Family: Cucurbitaceae

Characteristics: Annual vine

Seed per packet: 6

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When cooked vegetable spaghetii looks just like spaghetti; spaghetti squash can be roasted, boil or even microwaved, and the stringy flesh can be used as a substitute for pasta noodles. Harvest your spaghetti squash once it has turned a buttery yellow or deep orange colour. Great for the kids to grow and eat.
 
Adaptable to most good garden soils but prefers a rich soil with adequate amounts of water in full sun

Tropical: All Year Round
Sub-tropical:
Spring to Summer
Temperate: Spring to Summer.
Cool climate: Mid-Spring to Mid-Summer.

Sow: 2cm deep
Best sown direct in a sunny well drained position 3 seeds in a mound 70cm apart. Thin to the stongest two plants in each mound.
Plant space: 70cm
Row space: 70cm
Germination: 7-10 days
Maturity: 6-7 weeks


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