Trailing. Unique introduction in the butternuts. Squash Barbara Butternut has a rich orange, delicious tasting flesh with an unusual striped green skin.
Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.
Gradually acclimatise to outdoor conditions for a few days before planting out after all risk of frost has passed, 90cm (36in) apart each way.
Keep well watered throughout the season. Feed and mulch regularly.
Harvest August until first frosts. Fruits store throughout the winter if kept in a warm place.
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