< Previous
To Top

Squash Not Getting Fruit

My Delicata squash blossoms fall off and leave a stem only. No fruit, just a stem. I am in a high wind area. My Butternut squash have lots of growing fruit and they are in the same area. I fertilize organically, only. Do I need to hand pollinate? I grew all my squash from seeds in the same growing medium and they are grown in the same soil mix. What gives?

Ad

Hardiness Zone: 9a

By msmarla1 from Fairfield, CA

We are giving away $200 in Amazon gift cards for people who answer questions on ThriftyFun in February! Click here to find out more...

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

June 10, 20090 found this helpful

I would try hand pollinating. Wouldn't hurt.

I have had to hand pollinate all my squash and cucumbers this year.

Tracey in Jacksonville FL

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
June 11, 20090 found this helpful

Thanks Tracey, I have to hand polinate my corn as well. This would be the easiest fix.

ReplyWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
We are giving away $200 in Amazon gift cards for people who answer questions on ThriftyFun in February! Click here to find out more...

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
In This Guide
basket of sweet potato squash
Growing Sweet Potato Squash (Delicata Squash)
< Previous
Categories
Home and Garden Gardening GrowingJune 10, 2009
Guides
Closeup of Gray Squirrel
Keeping Squirrels Out of Fruit Trees
cherry cobbler
Fruit Cobbler Recipes
Pickled Pumpkin
Pickled Squash Recipes
summer squash
Drying Squash
More
👒
Mother's Day Ideas!
🐰
Easter Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on March 21, 2017 at 5:27:12 PM on 10.0.1.205 in 1 seconds. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!