Spaghetti Squash Plants
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spaghetti squash spreading

Zone Sacramento area-zone 9 | marie.twinpalms added on May 2, 2015 | Answered

My spaghetti squash is spreading like crazy. Can I cut back some of the new growth to contain it a bit? Also, some fruit are not thriving but think this is pollination problem.

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on May 3, 2015

You can cut back vines if you feel it necessary.
Leave at leave 3 fruit growing on a vine.
You can move vines around if the are in the way, gently lift them and move.

You will reduce your harvest by trimming back your vines.
Here are a few links.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/squash/growing-spaghetti-squash.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/squash/should-you-remove-squash-leaves.htm

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