Bush zucchini with straight, smooth, dark-green fruits. Best when harvested at 6-8″. Pale greenish-white flesh. Vigorous. Companion plants include: corn, nasturtiums.
Frost Tolerance: None.
CULTURE: Plant seeds directly in the garden after soil reaches 70°F.
SOIL: In extremely cold areas, use black plastic mulch to raise soil temperature. Best yields come from well-composted, well-drained soil.
WATER: To best prevent blossom end rot, water at base of plant and provide slightly alkaline soil, rich in calcium.
SUGGESTED Individual Portion: 1/2 Tablespoon.