Scientific Name: Cucurbita pepo
Eatable portion: Fruit
Preferred Temperatures (°F): 65 – 85
Preferred pH: 6.5 – 7.5
Plant spacing: 18 inches
Spaghetti squash is a winter squash that prefers the full sun. The fruits can be ivory to yellow or orange in color when they are mature and ready for harvest. The flesh inside of this squash breaks into spaghetti-like strands after cooking.