(1-2 lbs.) Ponca is a high yielding personal size butternut squash. The squash are only 6-8″ long with light orange flesh and classic beige skin. Ponca has a small seed cavity and thick neck for lots of usable flesh in a small package. Bred by the University of NE and will produce well even in northern areas. Compact vine. C. moschata. 90 days.
175-300/oz. (Seed Variable);
2-8 lbs./acre.; 7-10 days, 72°F. Start early indoors in pots and transplant after last spring frost. Can also be seeded directly in the field after soil temperature is 72°F.