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.
Fruit: Long, slender fruit with distinctive coloration - creamy buttercup-yellow with faint white striping and light green ends.
Days To Maturity: 54 days.
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!