The Banana Squash seeds for sale from Harris Seeds will grow long, prolific vines that produce 2 to 3-foot-long fruit that weigh between 10 to 20 pounds. The banana-shaped fruit turn pinkish-orange when mature and have a firm, sweet, yellow-orange flesh that is excellent for pies, baking, and canning.
Plant your Banana Squash seeds in an area where they can receive full sun and fertilize the plants for a large healthy harvest. Jumbo Pink Banana squash can be eaten as a tender summer squash or a mature winter squash. Harvest for summer squash when the fruit reach 6 to 8 inches in size and you can break the skin with your nail. Harvest winter squash at the end of the season when the skin of the mature fruit has hardened. No matter which season you grow this vegetable, it will be a delicious contribution to any dinner table.