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Chiffon Hybrid Summer Squash

High Yields on Compact Plants
  • SKU: 39809
  • For each offer ordered, get 1 pkt of approx. 25 seeds
This item ships in both Spring & Fall

Chiffon Hybrid Summer Squash

One of the tastiest summer squashes we've ever grown! Extremely tender uniform fruit are straight with butter yellow color. Compact, attractive plants are high yielding, providing squash from mid-summer until frost. 42 DAYS.
Product Details
  • FormVine, annual.
  • LightFull sun
  • Height1 - 3 feet.
  • Spread2 - 4 feet.
  • Spacing24 inches.
  • Zones3 - 9 annual
  • FoliageAttractive mottled grey green, coarse texture. Some spines on plant.
  • Flower FormYellow flowers.
  • BloomsMid to late summer.
  • FruitVery straight, uniform, butter yellow summer squash.
  • Germination5 - 10 days at 70 degree F' soil temp.
  • Soil RequirementsPrefers well-drained, fertile, loose soil, high in organic matter with pH between 5.8-6.8. Plentiful and consistent moisture is needed from the time plants emerge until fruits begin to fill out
  • Growth RateModerate growth rate.
  • Seed CountApproximately 25 seeds per packet.
  • CommentsCompact plant, extremely tender fleshed butter yellow fruit has excellent eating quality. Early season, compact bush, high yield, creamy yellow fruit. Excellent tender texture is superb for eating. Attractive grey-green compact plants look good in the garden, high yield and continued yield until frost.
  • YieldVery high yields.
  • Botanical NameCurcurbita pepo 'Chiffon'
  • Depth1/2-1 inch.
  • Days To Maturity42 days
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Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Seeds
1A-4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A-10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

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