Turk's Turban Squash

Turk's Turban Squash

Sign in to rate

Market price: $3.25
Our price: $2.49
Quantity 185 item(s) available
add to wishlist

Cucurbita maxima
Turk's Turban Squash (100 days)
3 grams

About 10 seeds per packet


First mentioned by B.K. Bliss and son of New York in 1870. 

Turk's Turban produces excellent yields of 10" mostly orange colored squash. 

Lots of great colors will patch these orange beauties. 

It really looks like a turban! 

Great one for the kids.

Fantastic for baking and an amazing center piece for stuffing. 

Seed Planting Depth

Seeds per ounce

Germination Temperature

Days to Germination

Row Spacing

Plant Spacing

100' Row Yield


1" 90-110 70-85 3-10 48" 24-36" 100 lb. Full

Planting Tips For Heirloom Winter Squash Seeds:

Heirloom winter squash don't mind the heat as much as their name implies.  Only plant once the soil temperature warms to at least 70 degrees and keep in mind that most heirloom varieties of winter squash take 110 days to mature.  So be sure to leave enough time to allow them to fully develop. 

Plant 3-6 heirloom squash seeds per hill.  Once they have shown true leaves and grown in size, you should thin out to the 3 strongest plants.  Remember, harvest these winter squash continually in order to keep the plant producing.

Seed Care tips for Heirloom Winter Squash:

Heirloom seeds are hardy but always take care with your garden seeds to give them the appropriate amount of moisture - not letting the vegetable seeds dry out prematurely or overwatering and possibly having them rot.


: *
: *
: *

Product rating

Sign in to rate

Customer Reviews

There have been no reviews for this product.

Add your review here

: *
: *
Type the characters you see in the picture: