Squash, Early Prolific Straightback (Cucurbita pepo) - 50 Seeds
• Open Pollinated
• American Grown Seeds
• USDA Zones: 3-12
Here's a squash that truly lives up to its name! The Early Prolific Straightneck is a classic favorite among gardeners for its impressive yield and its delicious, buttery flavor. This heirloom variety produces beautiful, straight yellow squash that's perfect for grilling, roasting, or steaming. This variety is known for its resistance to squash vine borers and its adaptability to a variety of climates. A must-have for any home vegetable garden.
Choose a sunny location in your garden for best results. Sow the seeds at a depth of 1 inch, with plant spacing of 24-36 inches apart, and row spacing of 36-48 inches apart. The Crookneck Summer Squash prefers a well-drained soil and regular watering, especially during dry spells.