Heirloom, Non-Hybrid, Non-GMO, Open-Pollinated Garden Seed
Squash, Summer – Crookneck
A warm weather crop as the name implies. Plant only after soil warms to at least 70 degrees. Summer Crookneck is a bush type plant that produces bumpy-textured, curve-necked fruits loved for their buttery flavor. Easy to grow. High-yielding. Keep picking, they’ll keep producing. Enjoy fresh, cooked or pickled. Best to harvest when about 8 inches long.
Maturity in approximately 50 to 55 days.
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Sun Exposure: Full sun
Growth Habit: Bushy
Sowing Method: Direct seed into hilled soil – mound up into small hills to allow soil to warm more quickly
When to Sow: When soil temperature is at least 70 degrees
Seed Depth: 1” deep
Plant Spacing: 24” - 36”
Row Spacing: 4 - 5 feet
Germinates in: 7 - 10 days
Germination Temp: 75° - 90°
Matures in: Approx. 50 - 55 days
Mature Height: 24” - 36”