How to Know Bush Squash From Vine Squash?

Answer Squash grows on two types of plants -- bushes and vines. Although it is common for winter squash such as pumpkins and acorn squash to grow on vines, and summer squash such as yellow crookneck squas... Read More »

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Does a cross pollination of a gourd and a squash create an edible squash?

Answer Most gourds that I am familiar with are from a different genus - Lagenaria. In that case they will not cross with each other. Some decorative gourds are in the genus Cucurbita and will cross... Read More »

What is the difference between summer squash&winter squash?

The main difference between winter and summer squash is the harvesting time. Summer squash is gathered in the summer months, while winter squash is gathered in the early fall months.Types of Winte... Read More »

How do I grow summer squash without squash bugs?

Resistant SeedsPurchase squash seed varieties resistant to squash bugs and the bacterial diseases they transmit. Varieties resistant to infestations are butternut, royal acorn and sweet cheese, acc... Read More »

Varieties of Bush Squash?

Jokes about having more zucchini than friends aside, squash is one of the delights of the summer vegetable garden. Even small gardens have room for squash, which is a bush-type plant rather than a ... Read More »