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MARROWS & ZUCCHINI (Summer Squash)

VEGETABLE SEEDS

(Cucurbita pepo melopepo unless noted otherwise). Sow 2 or 3 seeds 2 or 3 cm deep, every metre thinning to strongest after germination. Sow directly where to mature to avoid serious setbacks. Pick every few days to avoid oversized fruit (for zucchini/button squash) Sow October to January (cold), September to January (warm) and July to March in tropics. 7-12 s/g

BUTTON SQUASH:

gold-buttons-hybrid

1611: Gold Buttons Hybrid

High quality button squash capable of tremendous yields. Fruit gold, often with a green end spot. Tasty and popular.

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light-green-buttons-hybrid

1609: Light Green Buttons Hybrid

A sought after button squash with prolific crops of light green fruit. Pick when 7 cm. across.

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squashzucchini-collection

2064: Squash/Zucchini Collection

Six seeds each (separately labelled), of five Summer Squash or Zucchini. Varieties are Blackjack, Golden Ruffles, Light Green Buttons, and Goldfinger, Lebanese

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ZUCCHINI:

black-beauty-hyb

1600: Black Beauty Hyb. (new!)

Dark green glossy fruit on compact plants. Heavy crops. Expect the first fruit in around 50 days.

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blackjack-hybrid

1603: Blackjack Hybrid

The most prolific and popular cultivar with uniform dark green fruit. Best picked at 20 cm.

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costata-romanesco

1610: Costata Romanesco

This distinctive Italian variety has speckled fruit with prominent pale ribs. Renowned for its flavour. Packets Only.

Please note there will be a delay of 5 to 6 weeks on fresh seeds.

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goldfinger-hybrid

1613: Goldfinger Hybrid

A golden zucchini that is productive and attractive. Expect fruit 6 weeks after germination. Pick at 16 cm.

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lebanese-hybrid

1602: Lebanese Hybrid

A very heavy yielding type with a sweet nutty flavour. Popular for its very early maturity and its light greenish/grey fruit. Pick at 10 cm.

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OTHERS:

gem-squash

1612: Gem Squash

Small round tennis ball size fruit that can be eaten young , or allowed to become fully ripe. Fruit green turning yellow on maturity. A South African favourite. Can be picked around 55 days immature or 80 days for mature fruit. Packets only.

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vegetable-spaghetti

1608: Vegetable Spaghetti

The Marrow like fruit produces long spaghetti like strands when cut which makes an excellent low calorie spaghetti substitute. Packets only.

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