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Zephyr Hybrid Summer Squash

Great Flavor and Texture

Its nutty taste and firmness make this a garden standout versatile enough to serve fresh, steamed, sautéed or grilled. Vine grows to 5 ft. or more, producing 4- to 6-in. fruits in buttercup yellow with faint white striping and light green ends. Yields of both fruits and blossoms are high. 54 DAYS.
  • Height 24 inches.
  • Germination 7 - 10 days.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Curcubita pepo 'Zephyr' Hybrid
  • Height: 24 inches.
  • Spacing: 4 - 6 seeds to a hill with hills spaced 5 - 8 feet apart.
  • Depth: 1 inch.
  • Spread: The care and growth habit is similar to other bush summer squash like crooknecks and pattypans.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Yield: 100 lbs. per 100 foot row.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Blooms: Summer.
  • Fruit: Long, slender fruit with distinctive coloration - creamy buttercup-yellow with faint white striping and light green ends.
  • Days To Maturity: 54 days.
  • Form: Annual.
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, welldrained fertile soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 25 seeds per packet.
  • Size: 4 - 6 inch fruit.
  • Comments: Delicious nutty taste and firm texture. Straight-neck fruit is as attractive as it is delicious. Creamy buttercup-yellow with faint white striping and light green ends. High yields and plenty of blossoms so you can enjoy both fresh fruit & fried squash blossoms!

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