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PlantFiles: Zucchini, Courgette, Summer Squash
Cucurbita pepo 'Lancer Plus'

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Family: Cucurbitaceae (koo-ker-bih-TAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Cucurbita (koo-KER-bih-ta) (Info)
Species: pepo (PEP-oh) (Info)
Cultivar: Lancer Plus

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Type:
Zucchini (summer)

Height:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Days to Maturity:
41 to 50 days

Mature Skin Color:
Medium Green

Size:
Less than 1 pound (0.5 kg)

Habit:
Bush

Disease Resistance:
Cucumber mosaic virus (VMV)
Watermelon Mosaic Virus (WMR)

Seed Type:
Hybrid

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Propagation Methods:
From seed; sow indoors before last frost
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Profile:

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Farmerdill On Jan 28, 2007, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

From Golden Valley Seed, which offers this description: "The plant has a bush that is upright. The fruit is cylindrical. The interior is greenish white. Exterior coloring is dark green. The size averages 18 cm. in length."



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