Delicata Winter Squash is an heirloom winter squash that has been around since 1894. The 1-3 lb fruits store well, thanks to their hard yellow skin with green stripes. The sweet orange flesh inside has a high sugar content with a flavor similar to sweet potatoes.
Heirloom Winter Squash - A favorite since its introduction in 1894, Delicata has oblong fruits with speckled yellow skin that has green stripes. The small fruits reach 1-3 pounds and 5-10 inches long, excellent for roasting as a single serving.
Stores Well - These winter vegetables keep through the winter months, and may also be frozen or canned with ease. The hard skin protects the inner flesh, which has a high sugar content and a flavor similar to sweet potatoes.
Grow Now or Later - Plant now or store for future growing seasons. Will remain viable for years if stored in a cool dry location. Each packet has instructions for saving seeds so you can perpetuate your harvest and share with others.
Easy to Grow - Seeds are packed in a beautiful paper packet with instructions for successful growing and germination in your own home garden. Getting started is simple for both beginner and experienced gardeners.
Quality Seeds - Safe, non-hybrid non-GMO heirloom seeds proudly sourced in the USA for your family to plant and grow for years to come. Open-pollinated, naturally grown and selected to ensure the best germination rates.
These seeds for planting in your family vegetable garden will help secure your family's food needs. Each seed packet includes instructions with germination time, temperature, light needs, seed saving, and other details for successful growing to help a beginner or novice get started growing their own flowers, herbs, and vegetables.