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Q.My Husband Picked Our Butternut Squash while Still Green

Zone southwest Michigan | terrytwirl added on August 9, 2013 | Answered

Is the squash going to continue to ripen or have we lost all that was picked while green?  🙁

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Answered on August 10, 2013

Don't hurt him, he meant well. It would have been preferable to have left the squash on the plant until maturity, but... There is a change they will be mature enough to store. Keep a close eye on them. This article might help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/squash/butternut-squash-harvest.htm

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