Little Dipper is a miniature butternut squash, weighing approximately 2 lbs. Fruit are smooth and have a buff exterior and bright orange interior with a nutty flavor. This squash is easy to cook and is the ideal size for a small family dinner or batch of soup. Sow seed when soil is warm. Plants require full sun and even moisture. Sow seed directly into well worked soil and cover lightly. Water directly after planting to promote germination.