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SQUASH, Saffron - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom,Bulk

SQUASH, Saffron

Heirloom Squash Seeds

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$ 1.99
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$ 1.99
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Approximate seed count per packet ( 3.5g = 29 seeds )

Saffron Summer Squash (Cucurbita pepo 'Saffron'): Abundant Harvest of Vibrant Yellow Squash

Cultivate the vibrant yellow goodness of Saffron Summer Squash (Cucurbita pepo 'Saffron') in your garden. Known for its straightneck shape, glossy skin, and tender texture, Saffron is a popular choice for summer squashes. Explore the characteristics and optimal growing conditions of Saffron Squash for a rewarding gardening experience and a harvest of delicious and versatile summer squash.

Key Features:

  • Vibrant Yellow Squash: Saffron Squash is prized for its vibrant yellow color, adding a sunny touch to your garden. The bright and glossy skin enhances its visual appeal and makes it an excellent choice for both home gardens and market growers.
  • Straightneck Shape: Recognized by its straightneck shape, Saffron Squash is easy to harvest and features a consistent size. The smooth texture of the skin adds to its culinary appeal.
  • Tender Texture: Saffron Squash is known for its tender and succulent texture, making it a delightful addition to various culinary creations. Enjoy it in salads, stir-fries, grilling, or as a nutritious side dish.
  • High-Yield Producer: Saffron Squash is known for its high-yield production, providing you with an abundant harvest of summer squash throughout the growing season. This makes it an excellent choice for gardeners seeking a reliable and productive squash variety.
  • Mature Size: Mature Saffron Squash typically reaches a length of 6 to 8 inches, displaying a straightneck shape and a consistent vibrant yellow color.
  • Optimal Disease Resistance: Saffron Squash exhibits optimal resistance to common squash diseases, ensuring a healthier and more robust plant in your garden.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate vibrant and delicious Saffron Squash using optimal growing conditions:

  • Soil: Well-drained, fertile soil. Saffron Squash prefers soil with good drainage and a slightly acidic to neutral pH for optimal growth and development of flavorful summer squash.
  • Sunlight: Full sun is ideal for Saffron Squash. Provide a location with direct sunlight exposure to promote healthy vine growth and the development of high-quality squash.
  • Watering: Keep the soil consistently moist. Regular and even watering is essential to support the rapid growth and production of tender and flavorful squash.
  • Spacing: Plant Saffron Squash with recommended spacing to allow for proper vine development and air circulation. Adequate spacing ensures that each plant has room to produce a bountiful harvest of vibrant and flavorful summer squash.

Experience the joy of growing and savoring the abundant harvest of vibrant yellow Saffron Squash in your garden. Order your seeds today and enjoy the delicious and versatile addition of Saffron to your culinary repertoire.

Saffron Squash Planting Information

Days to Germination: 7
Days to Maturity: 42
Planting Depth: 1 1/2"
Plant Spacing: 3-4'
Row Spacing: 3-4'
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
250 5500
Current Seed Germination Data
Lot # Tested Germination Rate
20424 2023-11-30 90%