Squash Bennings Green Tint
Squash Bennings Green Tint Vegetable Seeds
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Squash Bennings Green Tint Vegetable Seeds

$3.99$14.99
$3.19$11.99

  • Heirloom, untreated seeds.
  • Very productive variety.
  • Delicious flavour.
  • Good keeper.
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Squash ‘Bennings Green Tint’ Vegetable Seeds

Botanical Name: Cucurbita pepo

Bennings Green Tint is an heirloom variety dating back to 1914. It is a patty-pan squash with scalloped edges and pretty pale-green fruit. The flesh is white and tender with a fine-grained texture and very good flavor. Pick when young (5 – 7.5 cm in diameter); larger fruit can be stuffed. It grows as a tidy, productive bush.

Plant Type: Annual

Plant Height: 90 – 120 cm

Sow When:

  • Temperate: Spring to early summer
  • Subtropical: All year if frost-free
  • Tropical: Dry season

Germination: 7 – 10 days

Depth: 1.5 – 2 cm deep

Position: Full sun

Sow Where: Direct into garden bed, keep soil moist

Soil Type: Fertile, well-drained soil, pH 6 – 7.5; add plenty of compost

Rows: Space ‘hills’ 1 m apart

Spacing: Sow 3-6 seeds and thin to the 2-3 strongest

Harvest: 55 – 63 days

Additional information

Weight N/A
Size

Packet, 25 grams

Product Specifications

  • Variety: Squash Bennings Green Tint (heirloom).
  • Botanical name: Cucurbita pepo.
  • Open pollinated, no chemical treatment, non-GMO.
  • Seeds per gram: Approx. 6-8.
  • We do not ship to WA or Tasmania due to quarantine restrictions.