Costata Romanesca Zucchini
Large plants yields loads of tasty fruits & blossoms.
Costata Romanesca Zucchini is originally from Italy (in case the name didn't give it away!) Edible both cooked and raw, the Romanesca boasts a nutty flavor and yields plentiful flowers. For a positively daisy-like appearance, harvest this squash with the blossom still attached!
|30 Seeds||$3.49||In Stock|
|90 Seeds||$7.39||In Stock|
|270 Seeds||$11.49||In Stock|
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Direct sow after frost, or start indoors 3 weeks earlier. Succession sow at 3-4 week intervals for healthy plants all season. Bush habit. Cucumber beetles can be a bother; protect with row cover, or re-sow if young plants are damaged. Harvest when squash are 6-8" long; prompt harvest ensures longest period of yield.
|Days to Germination||4 to 8 days|
|Days to Maturity||52 days|
|Planting Depth||¾ to 1 inch|
|Spacing in Row||24 inches|
|Spacing Between Rows||36 inches|
|Height at Maturity||24 to 36 inches|
|Width at Maturity||48 inches|
|Sun Preference||Full Sun|