Mike Haasl wrote:I'm trying it for the first time this year too. Baker Creek seed packet said to soak overnight and plant. It's been a week and they haven't sprouted yet so I'm wondering if the ground is too cold still in my greenhouse.
Jamin Grey wrote:The only caveat I'd mention is that squashes in-general cross-pollinate like crazy. If you (or anyone else within 1500 ft) grow pumpkins or other squashes nearby, each resulting seed will be somewhere between 0% and 50% mixed with whatever it cross-pollinated with.
Jamin Grey wrote: I now am hoping some ostrich farmer somewhere uses ostrich egg shells for starting plants. =D