Gusto Italia Squash Cocozelle Seed

Gusto Italia Squash Cocozelle Seed

McKenzie Seeds

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Highly regarded for slicing and frying, Cocozelle is also tasty when steamed or simmered. Fruits mature 45-60 cm (18-24") long but are most tender when 20 cm (8") long.

Latin Name: Cucurbita pepo

Online Code: 137828

Product Weight: 4 grams

Plant Type: Vegetable

Flavor: Tender delectable flavor

Days to Harvest: 45 days

Days to Seed Germination: 5 to 12 days

Seed Planting Depth: 2.5 cm (1")

Seed Spacing: 5-6 per hill or 5 cm (2")

Row Spacing: 1.5-1.8 m (5-6')

Plant Spacing: 3 per hill

Planting Instructions: Sow seed direct after last frost, or for an earlier crop, start indoors 3-4 weeks before last frost. Soil should be rich and well-drained. Generous watering is required if weather is dry.

Suggestions: A bush type that is perfect for small space gardens.

Preparation Ideas: Try steaming, frying, slicing, baking, or freezing.