Winter Squash Plants

Winter Squash Watering Requirements

Anonymous added on August 12, 2011 | Answered

What are the watering needs of winter squash? I have a high clay content to my soil. Not sure whether I'm over or under watering mine.

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Answered on August 13, 2011

They need 2-4" of water a week, including the rainfall. With clay soil, you may need to water a bit less or more frequently to avoid developing water logged soil, which will harm the plants.

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