Spaghetti Squash (Garden Starter Plant)
Heirloom. Surprise: This winter squash looks like spaghetti on the inside! Scoop out the lengths of mild, slightly sweet flesh and use it like spaghetti for low-cal dishes. The outside of the spaghetti squash begins white and changes to pale yellow when mature. Each plant yields an average of 4-5 fruits. After harvesting, the fruits will store for several weeks. Try growng on a fence or other vertical supports in small-space gardens.
- Light: Full sun
- Fruit size: 9 to 10 inches long
- Matures: 90 to 100 days
- Plant spacing: 48 to 60 inches apart
- Plant Size: Long vine