- Light: Full sun
- Fruit size: 3 to 5 lbs
- Matures: 95 days
- Plant spacing: 36 to 48 inches apart
- Plant size: Long vine
Heirloom. A New England favorite, this is a standard buttercup squash with medium to small, 3- to 5- pound fruits that have deep-orange flesh without strings, and a rich, sweet flavor. Each plant bears an average of 3 to 4 dark green, blocky fruits with a gray "button" on the blossom end.
Some Bonnie Plants varieties may not be available at your local stores, as we select and sell varieties best suited to the growing conditions in each region.