Squash (Summer) Gold Rush Hybrid – Item #283


Tender, golden-yellow, zucchini-like fruits are produced all season on compact, highly productive, upright plants that are easy to harvest. Resistant to powdery mildew. It won an All American Selections award in 1980.

SKU: 00000478 Categories: ,

Additional information

Weight 3 g
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: 60 days

Attributes: tender golden fruit, AAS winner