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Black Magic Zucchini Summer Squash
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Black Magic Zucchini Summer Squash

Produces All Summer, Always Tender

Semi-spineless vines 1-2 ft. tall, 3-3 1/2 ft. wide bear huge crops of dark green fruits. Small seed cavity. 50 DAYS.
  • 15033
  • pkt of approx. 25 seeds
  • $2.99
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Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Cucurbita pepo 'Black Magic'
  • Height: 1.5 - 2 feet.
  • Spacing: 4 - 5 feet between hills.
  • Depth: Direct sow 1/2 to 1 inch deep in hills (which warm and drain earlier in the season) or rows. Sow 4 to 5 seeds per hill. Space hills 3 to 4 feet apart. When the plants are 2 to 3 inches tall, thin to 2 to 3 plants per hill by snipping off unwanted plants without disturbing the roots of the remaining
  • Spread: 3 - 3.5 feet.
  • Light Required: Full Sun
  • Yield: 150 lbs./100 foot row.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Blooms: Summer.
  • Fruit: Straight, smooth, glossy, dark green skin. Uniform creamy flesh. 6 - 8 inch fruits.
  • Days To Maturity: 50 days.
  • Zone: 3 - 9 (annual).
  • Germination: 8 - 10 days.
  • Form: Vine, annual.
  • Flower Form: Large yellow flowers.
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, moist, well-drained soil. pH 5.5 - 6.8.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 25 seeds per packet.
  • Pruning: None needed.
  • Comments: Zucchini. Sturdy, open, plants. Vines are semi-spineless. May grow larger but best quality at listed size. Very small seed cavity, high yields.

Shipping

Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE SEEDS
1A to 4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A to 10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

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