Squash (Summer) Early Prolific Straightneck – Item #1899

$2.09

Uniform yellow, club-shaped fruits with thick, fine-grained flesh. Expect an abundance of fruits beginning in early summer. Delicious both cooked and raw, this versatile squash also freezes well.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1″ (3cm)

Plant Space: 24″ (61cm)

Row Space: 5′ (1.5m)

Sprouts In: 7-10 days

Plant outdoors in full sun and rich soil two weeks after last spring frost. Germinates poorly in soil temperatures below 70°F. Water consistently and feed monthly with a side dressing of compost or vegetable fertilizer.

Pick fruits when gold in color. Young fruits have the best flavor. Pick regularly to encourage more fruit.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Cucurbita pepo

Matures In: 50 days