This is an excellent home garden zucchini. It produces long cylindrical fruit on a scratch-less open plant for easy pickings. The dark green flecked fruit show up well on the open plant in 53 days. Compare it with any other hybrid zucchini and you will find Garden Spineless is a winner in the home garden. Approx. 220 seeds per ounce.
Cultural data: field planting
Growing season: Warm season
Days to maturity: 55-70 days
Germination relative to soil temperature: Optimum 70ºF.
Cultural information: Sow seed in slightly moist soil, avoid over-watering or soggy soil. Sow 1½"-2" deep.
Seed count: Varies greatly by variety. Average 2,800 to 4,000 seeds/lb.
Projected seed usage: 2 oz./100 ft. rows 4-6 lb./acre. Diseases and pests: Fusarium wilt and bacterial wilt. Harvesting: Frequent picking encourages continuous harvest.