Zucchini, Courgette, Summer Squash
Cucurbita pepo 'Cue Ball'

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

Zucchini (summer)

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Days to Maturity:

41 to 50 days

Mature Skin Color:

Light Green

Size:

Less than 1 pound (0.5 kg)

Habit:

Bush

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Type:

Hybrid

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

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

Regional

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

Danbury, Connecticut

Augusta, Georgia

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Feb 10, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A new release from Hollar. A light green hybrid round zucchini. It is very prolific, much more so than Eight Ball. Vines are vigorous and the fruits are very uniform. The best all around round zuke that I have tried.