Scientific Name : Cucurbita pepo
Common Name : Summer Squash
Blooming Season : Late Spring, Summer
Plant Habit : Mounded
Spacing : 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)
Height : 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)
Width : 36 - 54" (91 - 137cm)
Exposure : Sun
Grower Information :
Seed supplied as: Raw.
Class : Summer Squash
Type : Patty Pan
Habit : Bush
Exterior Colour : Yellow
Fruit Size : 1-3 in./3-8 cm long x 1-5 in./3-13 cm wide
Days to maturity from direct seed : 40-45
Production Method : Field
- Vigorous and strong bush plant habit will produce exceptional yields of uniform, yellow, scalloped, disc-shaped fruit with no green on the blossom end.
- Fruit are sweet and tender; harvest from baby with the flower attached to full size, 4 to 5 in./10 to 13 cm wide.
- Large quantities of male flowers are perfect for frying. Best grown in-ground.