Squash Early White Scallop - Ontario Seed CompanyRegular price $2.19
This heirloom variety produces smooth disc sharped squash. The flesh has a creamy texture with a pleasing nutty flavour (when not overcooked!)
|Sow - Direct Outdoors, May||Days to Harvest - 49
|Location - Full Sun||Emergence - 5 to 10 days|
|Difficulty - Easy||Lifecycle - Annual|
|Approx. 20 seeds per packet||Frost intolerant vining crop|
Sow seeds outdoors in late May and June after the danger of frost has passed. Seeds can also be started indoors in paper or fibre pots 3 weeks earlier. Squash are a hot weather crop and need rich, well drained, organic soil with a pH of 5.5 to 6.5. Work in plenty of compost before planting. Sow seeds 2.5cm (1in) deep in hills 2.4m (8ft) apart with 4-6 seeds per hill. After germination, thin to 3-4 plants per hill.