Peaceful Valley Certified Organic Summer Squash Golden Scallopini Seeds Description
Cucurbita pepo Tender Annual
Delicious, saucer-shaped golden fruits with scalloped edges. Bush plants product heavily and remain prolific through the season.
Did You Know? Summer squash is a good source of nutrients such as niacin, magnesium and vitamins A & C
Soil temp. 65-90°F
Planting depth 1/2-1"
Germination 3-7 days
Maturity 55-65 days
Soil and Water: Enrich soil heavily with mature compost. Plant in full sun and water moderately letting soil dry between watering.
Planting and Growing: Provide squash plants with deep mounds of organic matter, rich soil, and heavy even water. All squash are extremely frost sensitive, so use mulch to heat soils in early spring and row covers to protect from frost at both ends of the growing cycle, especially in short growing seasons.
Harvesting and Storage: A delicious summer squash that is most tender when picked small