winter squash

Discussion in 'Gardening & Plant Propagation' started by steff bugielski, Sep 25, 2005.

  1. steff bugielski

    steff bugielski Well-Known Member

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    Most of my winter squash plants are dying or dead, lack of rain. They do however had tons of squash on them. None of the squash has a corky brown stem yet. Will they if left on the vine or should I pick and cure in the sun. They did superb this year, each plant has about 26 squash on each. I have acorn , carnival and butternuts. I have about 10- 15 plants all together.
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  2. SquashNut

    SquashNut Well-Known Member

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    I would harvest them to stop the chance of insect or water damage.