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Gentry Hybrid Summer Squash

Outstanding Yields Even in the Hottest Weather
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  • pack of 25 seeds
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  • 1/2 oz. of seeds
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Gentry Hybrid Summer Squash

Dependable producer of smooth, butter-yellow squash of excellent quality, even in stressful conditions. Semi-crookneck fruits. 44 DAYS.
Product Details
  • FormVine, annual.
  • LightFull sun.
  • Height18 inches.
  • SpreadVines.
  • Spacing3 to 4 seeds per hill in hills 6 to 8 feet apart.
  • Zones3 - 9 (annual).
  • FoliageGreen foliage.
  • Flower FormLarge yellow flowers.
  • BloomsSummer.
  • FruitFruit color is butter-yellow. 5.5 to 6 inches in length x 1.5 to 1.75 inches diameter.
  • Germination7 - 10 days.
  • Soil RequirementsWell-drained fertile soil.
  • Growth RateMedium growth rate.
  • Seed CountApproximately 25 seeds per packet, 1/2 oz. is approximately 110 seeds.
  • PruningNone needed.
  • Comments5.5 to 6 inches in length x 1.5 to 1.75 inches diameter. No claim to any disease tolerances. Semi-crookneck Summer squash that has consistently produced outstanding yields of butter-yellow, smooth skinned fruit with small blossom scars. Even under high temperatures, yields have been high for this hybrid. It's vigorous bush has fewer spines than other comparable varieties. Outstanding smoothness even under stress. Good performance under high temperatures. Excellent fruit quality.
  • YieldBig yields even in hot weather.
  • Botanical NameCucurbita pepo 'Gentry'
  • DepthDirect seed 1/2 to 1 inch deep into hills (which warm and drain earlier in the season) or rows. Sow 4 to 5 seeds per hill. Space hills 3 to 4 feet apart. When the plants are 2 to 3 inches tall, thin to 2 to 3 plants per hill by snipping off unwanted plants without disturbing the roots of the remaini
  • Days To Maturity44 days.

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