(Cucurbita pepo) The standard summer squash, introduced to U.S.
markets in the 1920s. Compact everbearing bush
plants are loaded with glossy green-black fruits with
firm white flesh. Best eaten when under 8" long.
Excellent variety for freezing. 1957 All America
Selections. 45-65 days.
SEED TO HILL
To 3-4 Plants
Green Thumb Tip Sow seeds outdoors in 12" diameter hills after
danger of frost has passed. Hills should be spaced
6' apart in all directions. Can also be started indoors
3 weeks before transplanting out.