Butternut Squash Plants
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butternut squash

Zone Salida, Colorado | Linda Latto added on October 9, 2016 | Answered

What does one do to butternut squash plants outside during winter? Mine are now all down and blackened by cold. Do I pull them out, cut them down, what? Can find any information.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on October 10, 2016

Your Squash are most likely and hopefully matured and ready for harvesting.
Once harvested your plants can be pulled up and composted.
Here is a link with more information.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/squash/butternut-squash-harvest.htm

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