Where to buy the best Acorn Squash plants near me. Acorn Squash plants for sale are mature, organic and ready for your garden. Acorn squash has an outer thick skin and is shaped like an acorn. They are an easy care-free gardening delight with amazing slightly nutty flavor. Is it a fruit or Vegetable? Well we think of Acorn Squash as a vegetable. Plant about 4 plants in a hill. Plant garlic around your squash to keep pests away. Don't scare off butterflies and bees as they will be your pollinators. It takes about 90 days and they are ready to harvest. Plant flowers close by so the bees can pollinate. Buy the best and plant many and enjoy Acorn Squash right from your own garden.