- April 30, 2014
-- NESeed Commercial Seed Company located in Hartford, CT is introducing Black Bellota F1 Acorn Winter Squash Seeds. Weighing 2 lbs. on average, Black Bellota is an F1 hybrid acorn winter squash with great dark coloring, extremely high quality flesh and a semi-bush habit. Black Bellota also has a very long shelf life of 6-8 months and even longer. This variety is a great ornamental and edible squash and is the perfect size for restaurant use. Chefs can simply slice, stuff each half and bake or grill this acorn squash for a delicious appetizer or side. Tolerant to Powdery Mildew Race 1 and 2 and Podi Viruses. 75 days to maturity making a great late season vegetable variety. Black Bellota F1 acorn winter squash seeds can be purchased on www.neseed.com in large quantities for bigger commercial growers or in smaller quantities for fresh market, CSA or farm stand growers. www.neseed.com features flat rate $6.95 seed shipping in the USA as well as free USA seed shipping on orders over $129.99 and 10% discount on seeds for orders over $999.99.