New England Blue Hubbard Squash
(Cucurbita maxima) Heirloom variety dating back to 1798 produces large, irregularly shaped squash with lovely blue-gray skins. Interior flesh is finely-grained and sweet, perfect for pies and other baked goods. Excellent keeper. 110 days to harvest. 25 seeds per packet.
CULTURE: After danger of frost has passed, sow seeds in hills with 4-5 seeds per hill and hills spaced 6ft in all directions. Germination will occur in 7-14 days. Once seeds have germinated thin to 3 seedlings per hill.
Good germination---------probably 85%------------Great healthy plants all doing well so far---