Brother Nature Seeds

Zucchini Squash - Round

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Seed Details:
Quickly produces an abundance of attractive green fruits with creamy white spots and speckled leaves, on fast-growing bush-type plants. Usually harvested when fruits are 3 to 4 inches across, these mild flavoured fruits go from flower to food in an astounding 7 to 8 days. Easy to grow. An excellent producing Squash well suited to smaller garden spaces. Squash can be used in salads, baked, stir-fried, in bread or stuffed. Just 3-5 plants can provide easily a family of four.
Instructions:
Sow seed indoors in early Spring and move to the planting area when all chance of frost has passed in your location. Or direct sow outdoors no later than 2 weeks after the last frost.Till the soil and create hills about 12 to 15 inches across and 4-8 inches high at 4ft spacing between hills.
Habitat:
Squash appreciates full sun (6-8 hours per day) nutrient-rich soil, tilled to a depth of 8 to 10 inches. These easy to provide conditions encourages the development of an expansive root system and will increase your harvest.
History:
Mesoamerica Archaeological evidence supports that squash may have been first cultivated from 8,000 to 10,000 years ago
Historic Uses:
Squash seeds can also be eaten like pumpkin seeds or ground into nut butter. Squash is low in fat and high in vitamin B6, beta carotene and antioxidants.
Seed #:293
Variety:Round Zucchini
Colour:green
Temperature (C):18 - 22
Zone:2+
Blooms:55 days
Site:Full Sun
Quantity:12
Height (cm):20 - 30
Spread (cm):100 - 125
Attracts Butterflies