Plant Information

Easy Pick Gold II Squash

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Cucurbita pepo

Common Name: Zucchini, Summer Squash

Hardiness Degree: 41°F (5.0°C)

Blooming Season: Summer

Plant Habit: Spreading, Upright

Characteristics: Culinary Use

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 30 - 48" (76 - 122cm)

Height: 36 - 52" (91 - 132cm)

Width: 36 - 52" (91 - 132cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Open habit with nearly no spines for easy and continuous harvests with no pain and less scarring on fruit. Best in-ground.

Grower Information:

Type: Zucchini
Days to maturity from direct seed: 45-50
Fruit size/weight: Harvest from a very small size with a flower attached, up to 10 in./25 cm long
Plant habit: Bush
Comments:
Easy Pick Series is well-matched, smooth-textured and can be grown and marketed together. Open habit with nearly no spines on the petioles for easy and continuous harvests with no pain and less scarring on fruit. Parthenocarpic variety means that plants will produce fruit without insect pollination. Best in-ground.

Plug crop time: 2 to 3 weeks (direct sow)

Exterior color: Gold
Disease resistance: Intermediate Resistance: Papaya Ringspot Virus, Watermelon Mosaic Virus, Zucchini Yellow Mosaic Virus

Best for: Fresh Market Field, Fresh Market Protected Culture, Home Garden In-ground, Home Garden Container

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