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  • Crown prince variety of squash

Squash 'Crown Prince F1'

Qty:
2.95 (RRP €3.5)

In a nutshell....

A winter squash that is widely regarded as having the best taste. A very good sweet and nutty flavour, it really is second to none. 5 Seeds per pack

A winter squash that is widely regarded as having the best taste. It has steel grey skin with bright orange flesh. A very good sweet and nutty flavour, it really is second to none. A reliable grower that is very productive and stores very well.

Seeds Per Pack - 5

Sowing & Spacing:

Sow from the middle of April until late May. Sow each seed into an individual small pot or large module and plant out after hardening off (approx 6 weeks). Use a cloche or cold frame to begin with.

Space 1.2m (47.24) between plants.

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GeraldineShaw
January 25th, 2018
I am very much looking forward to growing my new squash seeds, Crown Prince. I know if I have any questions, I can contact the staff at Quickcrop and they will help me out. As always, a pleasure doing business with Andrew and Niall.
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Asked By Mal
on September 17th, 2020
This seems to be growing well for me and I'll be able harvest soon. I didn't realise how much space it needed though! Thinking ahead for next year - what squash would recommend with a decent yield but will stick to a metre or two squared?
Answered by Niall
on September 18th, 2020
Hi Mal To be honest Squash and pumpkins throw out a huge amount of leaves as it is the large leaves that help create the size the squash gets to. I don't think there is any of them that grows in an area of that size. If any it might be worth trying Sunbeam Niall Quickcrop
Asked By Patricia Holbein
on January 13th, 2015
When does this crop?
Answered by Andrew
on January 20th, 2015
Hi Patricia, harvest Crown Prince Squash in Late Autumn, but if you want to store them leave them on the vine until late October.

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Standard Quickcrop deliveries only €3.95.

Standard delivery €3.95 - Our standard delivery rate is €3.95 and covers all goods except raised beds and some selected heavy items. €3.95 is the total delivery price irrespective of the number of items ordered.

Allotment raised beds €5.95 - Allotment style raised beds carry a delivery of €5.95 per complete order. €5.95 is the total delivery price irrespective of the number of allotment raised beds or additional items ordered.

Premier/Deluxe raised beds €9.95 - Premier or Deluxe raised beds carry a delivery of €9.95 per complete order. €9.95 is the total delivery price irrespective of the number of raised beds or additional items ordered.

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European deliveries outside Ireland
We also deliver to the UK and other European countries, please see our delivery rates below. Our flat delivery rate is an absolute bargain and is far cheaper than any of our competitors, please take this into account when comparing product prices.

Where do we deliver to?
We deliver nationwide to the island of Ireland, the U.K., Austria, Benelux Countries, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden and Switzerland. Please see our delivery rates below:

€12.95 - The United Kingdom (Highlands and Islands may incur a surcharge, please contact us at support@quickcrop.com for details)

€14.95 - Austria, Belgium, The Netherlands, Luxembourg, Denmark, France, Germany, Switzerland.

How long does it take?
Stock permitting we aim to dispatch your goods within 2 working days of receiving your order. The average time taken from order to delivery is 4 - 5 days for Irish and UK orders, and up to 8 working days for other European destinations.

What If I'm not in at time of delivery?
The driver will leave a note with the depot contact number. Delivery can be arranged for the next day or a later date.

I'm ordering several items, do they all arrive at the same time?
All items dispatched at the same time will normally be delivered in one delivery. The exceptions are bulk bags of soil or compost which comes in a separate delivery using a different delivery company. Seedlings will be dispatched directly from our tunnels.

What if my parcel is damaged or I wish to return the goods I have ordered?
Contact our office at support@quickcrop.com and we will arrange collection and refund or replacement of faulty or damaged goods.

If you wish to return goods for any reason other than damaged or faulty items please return the item to us at the following address and we will issue a refund minus the delivery charge. Goods must be undamaged and in their original packaging. Please take care when parceling returned goods to ensure it reaches us in good condition.

Our returns address is: Quickcrop ltd., Unit 4, Ballymote Industrial Estate, Ballymote, Co.Sligo.

 

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