Fruits weigh up to 30 lbs. or more
Small seed cavity and good flavor
Stores up to 8 months
Produces heavy yields
Produces enormous 15-27 inch butternut-type fruits with an amazing honey-sweet flavor that’s much better than older butternut types such as Waltham. Fine-textured fruits can be used instead of pumpkin in recipes such as pies and soups. Argonaut is a sun-loving variety with a small seed cavity and delicious, medium-orange flesh. Individual fruits can weigh over 30 lbs. and will hold well in storage for up to 8 months. The vigorous vines are resistant to squash vine borer, have a strong canopy and are easy to grow. Heavy yields guaranteed! 140 DAYS.
Cucurbita maxima ‘Argonaut’
Spacing:Plant 6 seeds per hill in hills about 6 feet apart.
Depth:1 inch. (see planting instruction sheet above)
Light Required:Full Sun
Yield:20 pounds per 100 foot row.
Color:Bright gold colored fruits.
Size:25 Seed Pkt
Blooms:Early Summer, Mid Summer, Late Summer, All Summer
Fruit:Large, butternut type, bright gold fruits are 15-27 inches and weigh 30 lbs. or more. Delicious, honey-sweet flavor and meaty texture.
Days To Maturity:56 Days
Germination:7 – 10 Days
Form:Vegetable, fruits, squash, Winter
Flower Form:Yellow blossoms.
Soil Requirements:Well-drained, humus enriched soil.
Growth Rate:Medium to fast growth rate.
Seed Count:Approximately 25 seeds per packet, 1/2 oz. is approximately 110 seeds.
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