Bon Bon Hybrid Winter Squash
- SKU: 67962
- For each offer ordered, get approx. 15 seeds per packet
- Zones: 3 - 9 annual.
- Light Required: Full sun.
- Germination: 9 - 12 days.
Send me an email when this item is available
Bon Bon Hybrid Winter Squash
- Seasonboth Spring & Fall
- Unit of Measure approx. 15 seeds per packet
- FormVining, annual.
- LightFull sun.
- SpreadVining. Vigorous 8 to 12 foot vines.
- Spacing3 seeds per hill in hills 6 - 8 feet apart.
- Zones3 - 9 annual.
- FoliageGreen foliage.
- FruitLarge 4 - 5 lb. fruits. Deep orange flesh is deliciiously sweet.
- Germination9 - 12 days.
- Soil RequirementsRich, well-drained soil.
- Growth RateMedium growth rate.
- Seed CountApproximately 15 seeds per packet.
- CommentsDeep green fruits are a blocky shape, rather flat on top, with a proper gray buttercup button on the bottom. Weight averages 4-5 pounds. The flesh is thick, deep orange, with an average brix (measure of sweetness) of 14-16 with an average dry matter of 18-20%. Vigorous growth, medium vine, average 8-12 feet. The young plants are more upright in growth and the mature vines are somewhat shorter.
- Botanical NameCucurbita maxima 'Bon Bon'
- HeaderProductive, High-Quality Buttercup Type
- Depth1 inch.
- Days To Maturity95 days.
Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.
|2018 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|ZONE||Blueberries||All Other Fruits||Perennials,
Bulbs & Flowers
|Trees & Shrubs||Encapsulated
|1A-4B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5A||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|6A & 6B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|7A & 7B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|8A & 8B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|9A-10B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|All Grow Zones: Oct 29, 2018|
Additional Shipping Notes:
The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.
Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.