Please note: 2018 seeds will begin shipping in December.
Summer Squash - Black Beauty - Cucurbita pepo
Tender Annual Heirloom. This zucchini produces semi-upright, open plants with glossy black-green fruits 6"-8" long and 2" in diameter. The flesh is tender, firm, and creamy white with excellent flavor. It is delicious grilled, steamed, boiled, sautéed, fried, or used in breads. This variety also freezes well.
Did You Know? Never peel summer squash because that is where the nutrients reside.
Soil Temperature: 70-95°F
Planting Depth: 1/2"-1"
Germination: 6-10 Days
Height At Maturity: 12"
Days To Maturity: 50-60 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 12"-18"
Approx Seeds per Pack: 25 Seeds
Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
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