Gusto Italia Squash Cocozelle Seed
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.