Red kuri squash growing annual plant of the genus Cucurbita. Red kuri squash plant grows as vine, also used as ornamental fruit, can grow in mediterranean, subtropics or tropics climate.
Flower color is yellow, there are female and male flower.
Fruits are round-top shape, color fruit is orange. The weight is 0.7-1.2 Kg. The size 5-8 cm, seeds are white and edible after cooking, the taste similar Acron sqush and the fruit reminiscent pumpkin with chestnut
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Requirements for growing Red kuri squash:
Recommend to watering on the ground and not watering on the leaves or the fruits, sometime need trellising, few month of warm season
What is the best way to start growing Red kuri squash:
Seedling / Seed
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction in squash?
Difficulties/Problems with growing Red kuri squash:
When the plant attacked in the base if not treatment well it will die
When is the best time to plant a Red kuri squash plant:
Pests and diseases in Red kuri squash:
Powdery mildew, aphids, moth, virus, beetles
When is the best time to prune a Red kuri squash plant?
No need. But possible all the season
How to prune a Red kuri squash:
Infected leaves needed to take out, also try to clean them
What is the size of a Red kuri squash plant?
1-3 m. 3-9 ft.
Growth speed in Red kuri squash:
Average amount of water
Red kuri squash Irrigation Water Management:
It is possible to grow Red kuri squash indoor?
Growing Red kuri squash is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
When does Red kuri squash bloom?
General information about the flower:
Yellow flower with five lobs, there are female and male flowers
Thinning / Deadheading of Red kuri squash Blossom:
Sometimes happened because disease or not enough water, or need hand poination
Pollination is done by:
Bees and more pollinators, by hand
When does Red kuri squash yield:
Pests or diseases in Red kuri squash fruit:
What can be done with big quantities of Red kuri squash fruit?
Cooked, baked, grilled, stir fry, quiche, staffed
Work requirements on the Red kuri squash fruit:
Sometimes to space it from the ground
How long does it take for a Red kuri squash to bear fruit?
120 days (4-5 month)
Sowing of Red kuri squash:
Easy to sow no special treatment
Saving Red kuri squash seeds until sowing:
Room temperature, dry place
Sowing season of Red kuri squash:
Red kuri squash plant spacing:
Depend if trellising 20-30 cm
How Deep Do You Plant A Red kuri squash Seed?
1-2 cm from the top
Red kuri squash seeding conditions:
Moist soil, full sun
Watering Red kuri squash Seeds:
Average amount of water
Red kuri squash germination time:
Condition of Red kuri squash sprout:
Warm weather, big amount of water, full sun, place to trellising
Do Red kuri squash seeds require burying?