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Squash Seeds - Butterbush F1
£3.19
Squash Seeds - Butterbush F1

Squash Seeds - Butterbush F1

Cucurbita

The ‘Cobnut’ type squash is now one of our top selling vegetables, courtesy of exposure in the supermarkets and TV Chef recipes. Up until now though trailing plant habits have required considerable room in the garden. Enter a British plant breeder to come up with ‘Butterbush’ with its compact, bushy habit, bred specifically to grow in large containers on the patio or small garden spaces.

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Compact plants, ideal for patios

The ‘Cobnut’ type squash is now one of our top selling vegetables, courtesy of exposure in the supermarkets and TV Chef recipes. Up until now though trailing plant habits have required considerable room in the garden. Enter a British plant breeder to come up with ‘Butterbush’ with its compact, bushy habit, bred specifically to grow in large containers on the patio or small garden spaces.

Colour:Other

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Height:21-30cm

Edible Flower:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Containers:True

Beds & Borders:True

Prefers Full Sun:True

F1 Variety:True

Shrub:False

Sow under cover late April-May, and plant out when danger of frost has passed, allowing 60cm (24”) between bush varieties and 120cm (48”) between trailing plants. Harvest late September-October.

HEALTH BENEFIT: High levels of vitamins A, C and B6 and a good source of potassium and fibre.CULINARY HINT: One of the most versatile of all vegetables. They may be used in any way that a potato can, and stored all winter in a frost free place. Try baking in foil like a jacket potato.

All Dobies products should reach you in perfect condition, just as they left us. If you are dissatisfied in any way with their condition on arrival, please let us know within 14 days. We are only liable for the cost of the goods as quoted on the website plus the cost of delivery if the goods are faulty.

 
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