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PlantFiles: Summer Squash Zucchini
Cucurbita pepo 'Italian Harvest'

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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: Italian Harvest

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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:
51 to 60 days

Mature Skin Color:
Medium Green
Striped

Size:
Less than 1 pound (0.5 kg)

Habit:
Bush

Disease Resistance:
Powdery Mildew (PM)

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; 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 Nov 21, 2008, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 55 day hybrid cocozelle type. A smooth squash without the ridges associated with Cocozelle. Peak flavor at a foot long.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Roswell, Georgia



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