The Living Seed Company - This Italian gourmet nutty summer squash has a unique appearance that piques the interest of any curious gardener. With green skin and ribbing, this Italian heirloom surprises with its tender skin and delectable taste! The ribbed edges give the squash a beautiful scalloped appearance when sliced. This heirloom has been enjoyed for centuries and will do well in most any garden.
Male flowers are edible and delicious!
Best if harvested at 6" or smaller but does not loss its flavor with increasing size.
Ribbed, Speckled skin
Best when eaten under 6"
Instructions - 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.
Plant 1/2" deep
Hill 6-8 seeds together
Thin to 3-4 plants
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