Ornamental Squash 'Long Island Cheese'
Ornamental Squash 'Long Island Cheese'

Ornamental Squash 'Long Island Cheese'

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Beautiful and edible, 'Long Island Cheese' features a handsome flattened shape and a tan coloured skin. For those with a little extra space, ornamental squash make a fun addition to the vegetable patch. A charming seasonal decor accent.

Plant type: annual  

Spread: 6-8'

Planting depth: 1/2”

Exposure: full sun

Plant spacing: 24-36” 

Approx seeds per packet: 10

How to sow: 

Direct seeding is highly recommended as plants do not transplant well. Sow when soil has warmed up and all danger of frost has passed. Pinching is not necessary.

Care:

Harvest fruit when colour is fully developed and stem begins to turn brown. For long term storage, cure in a dry and warm place for 5 to 7 days before placing into storage. 100-110 days to maturity.