Winter Squash – Buttercup
Decorative and delicious
This variety of winter squash has a deliciously dense, firm flesh and a beautifully sweet and nutty flavour with an unusually flat shape. The skin is a green/grey colour and the fruits grow to approximately 1.5kg.
Number of plants: 3
Variety: Buttercup (organic*)
Can be grown in: These grow well outside, so if you have the space then go for a raised bed or similar, but they will grow well in pots too. Find out more about growing squash in our growing guide below.
In the kitchen: This squash is great for roasting, using in a soup or to make a delicious pie.
Can be delivered from: Late April to July.
*Transplants suitable for organic growing.