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Summer Squash: Cucurbita pepo 'Lemon Squash'

Botanical name: Cucurbita pepo 'Lemon Squash'

Common name: summer squash

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Photo credit: Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company
Summer Squash: Cucurbita pepo 'Lemon Squash'

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Soil: dry, acidic, loam
Sun:
  
Zones: 2a thru 11a
Care:
average
Lifespan:
annual
Category:   
Attributes:

fall interest, bee attracting, edible

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description for "Summer Squash: Cucurbita pepo 'Lemon Squash'"

Even though its the shape, size and color of a lemon, this variety is a summer squash. 'Lemon Squash' is a tasty and unique variety with a creamy texture and sweet taste. This bush type plant is very productive and tends to be more insect resistant than other varieties. Enjoy this squash fresh, grilled or fried. Maturity in 50-60 days. Edited by S. Derr

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