Winter Squash – Uchiki Kuri
Very early to mature with superb storage characteristics
A lovely looking winter squash, each plant forms three to five small pumpkin-like fruits averaging 1.5kg. The fruits are an intense orange red with a golden flesh and has a sweet nutty flavour.
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Number of plants: 3
Variety: Uchiki Kuri (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: For a simple and delicious side dish, try baking this squash until the flesh is soft. Also brilliant and tasty in soups.
Can be delivered from: Late April to July. These plants will arrive bare-rooted with an approximate height of 10-20cm.
*Transplants suitable for organic growing.