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why am I not getting any squash?

I have a great looking squash plant with a whole bunch of blooms. The blooms fall off the stem and then nothing! Why?


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#1 Comment By Downtoearthdigs On 06/25/2015 @ 3:00 am

This is typical behavior for a squash plant. They will produce mostly male (non-fruiting) blossoms early in the season and will gradually start to produce more female blossoms as the season progresses. The male blossoms typically drop from the plant and seemingly disappear. Give it some time and you will see it start fruiting. Here is more information: [1]

If you are seeing fruit but they are falling off, this article will help: [2]


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