To plant squash, add fertilizer or soil amendments to the soil, and build a mound of soil 3 inches high by 18 inches wide. Place two or three plants in the mound about 4 to 6 inches apart and water immediately. Lightly mulch a couple of days after planting.
- Prepare the soil
Add fertilizer or soil amendments to the soil, and work them into the soil. Build a mound of soil approximately 3 inches high and 18 inches wide.
- Plant the squash
Place two or three squash plants in the mound 4 to 6 inches apart, and gently water immediately after planting.
- Mulch the squash
After a couple of days, lightly mulch the plants.