It’s time to harvest Trombetta squash seeds!
If you’ve been following my summer adventures of growing Trombetta squash, you may remember I allowed one plant to grow until it reached the size of a hefty toddler before picking it. I did this solely for seed harvesting.
I’ve never harvested squash seeds before. But this particular variety of Trombetta squash seed is hard to come by. So I knew there was magic inside this big guy.
Trombetta variety is typically harvested when the vegetable is smaller and seeds are still undeveloped.
For comparison, this next picture shows the normal size at harvest. See the difference?
Bottom line, you can’t have a Trombetta squash seed harvest without a humongous plant.
Now I have seeds galore!
Any guesses as to how many seeds came from one large squash?Continue Reading