Squash (Summer), Black Beauty-Organic
Black Beauty is an early maturing zucchini type squash that features delicious deep green fruits with creamy white flesh. A very easy to grow bush variety that’s productive all season long. Freezes well.
Planting & Harvesting
Seed Depth: 1″ (3cm)
Plant Space: 24″ (61cm)
Row Space: 5′ (1.5m)
Sprouts In: 7-10 days
Plant outdoors in full sun and rich soil two weeks after last spring frost. Germinates poorly in soil temperatures below 70°F. Water consistently and feed monthly with a side dressing of compost or vegetable fertilizer.
Harvest while fruits are young and tender. Pick regularly to encourage more fruit.