Squash is a very versatile plant to grow and comes with many different options for the home garden. Squash is an easy plant to grow with high yields and comes in many different varieties. They are available in all sorts of shapes, patterns, and sizes that fall into different categories.
- Winter squash is harvested at the end of the growing season to enjoy over the winter months. - Summer squash is harvested throughout summer and includes examples like crookneck squash, zucchini, and pattypan.
With sprouting squash seeds successful, it’s time to thin them to at least 36 inches apart in all directions. Be sure to keep the soil moisture levels high to allow enough intake of water and nutrients.