Summer Squash (Chappan Kaddu) Hybrid Light Green Seeds
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Summer Squash (Chappan Kaddu) Hybrid Light Green Seeds

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Summer squash (Chappan Kaddu) is an unknown vegetable but its taste is unique and amazing that can easily grow in a container with little care.

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About this item

  • Number of Light Green Summer Squash (Chappan Kaddu) seeds: 15 Seeds
  • Where to grow: Balcony or terrace garden
  • Sowing season: Spring and Summer
  • Seeds sowing depth: 1.5-2.5 cm
  • Germination Time: 7 to 14 days 
  • Germination temperature: 21 to 30°C
  • Harvesting: 2 to 3 month
  • Plant vigor: strong plant
  • Fruit Average weight: 200 to 250gms

What size grow bag is best for Summer Squash?

Summer Squash Growing Season In India

summer squash, can be grown in India during the warm months. You can plant Summer squash from late winter to early spring, typically around February to March and June to July in most parts of the country. These warm-weather vegetables thrive in temperatures ranging from 70°F to 95°F (21°C to 35°C).

How To Grow Summer Squash (Chappan Kaddu) At Home

The direct sowing method is best for planting summer squash in any container. The ideal temperature for sowing summer squash seeds is 21-30°C. Some varieties of summer squash are recommended for support; if you want to grow squash vertically; then you need to provide support otherwise you can grow horizontally on the floor.

Summer Squash Seeds Sowing Method

Sow Summer Squash (Chappan Kaddu) seeds about 1.5-2.5 cm deep and 5-8 cm apart in soil. Gently water the soil and keep the soil evenly moist till the seeds germinate. Seeds will take about 1-2 weeks to germinate. After seed germination; thin your squash plant to a distance of 30-45 cm between each plant.

Best Fertilize For Summer Squash Plant             

Summer squash (Chappan Kaddu) is a fast-growing plant that needs fertilizer from time to time. Apply slow-release organic fertilizers (vermicompostcow manureneem cake) once a month during the flowering and fruiting period.

Chappan Kaddu or Summer Squash Plant Care Tips 

Water - As Summer squash is a vine plant that needs 2.5 cm of daily water and the soil should be moist but avoid over-watering.
Soil - Use well-drained and fertile soil for planting squash.
Sunlight - Dark Green Summer squash plants require 6-8 hours of full sunlight every day.
Temperature - Summer squash/Chappan Kaddu plant grows fast in temperatures between 15-32℃.
Common pests and disease - Cucumber beetles, and squash bugs are the common pests found in summer squash plants. Bacterial wilt and blossom end rot and powdery mildew make foliage white, stunted and wilted. Use organic pesticides and neem oil to avoid these insects and pests.

Summer Squash Plant Flowering Time And Pollination

After 30-45 days from seed sowing Summer squash (Chappan Kaddu) starts flowering, the male flower appears first and the female will begin with small fruit. Like all squash, Summer squash (Chappan Kaddu) is also cross-pollinated; especially bees will pollinate the flowers.

Summer Squash Harvesting Time

  • Summer squash (Chappan Kaddu) will be ready for harvest in 60-80 days from sowing seeds.
  • The best time to harvest is when Summer Squash (Chappan Kaddu) is small (10-20 cm) and is very tasty and delicious.
  • Picking Summer squash (Chappan Kaddu) frequently can lead to producing more fruits.

 Summer Squash (Chappan Kaddu) Plant Special Features

  • Common name – Indian Summer Squash and Chappan Kaddu (In Hindi)
  • Scientific name – Cucurbita Pepo
  • Flower color – Green
  • Plant Height – Up to 30-90 cm


Why are my Summer squash seeds not germinating?

Summer squash (Chappan Kaddu) seeds will not germinate because of improper growing conditions like not getting enough sunlight, over-watering, or under-watering.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Paramjeet Singh

Summer Squash (Chappan Kaddu) Hybrid Light Green Seeds

Deepak Singh
Chappan kaddu

All seeds are healthy... Nice germination... Now waiting for fruiting... and harvesting...

Ajay Nawankar
Good germination

Good germination rate, excellent packaging of seeds. Will have to wait for harvest