Golden Crookneck Summer Squash
Cucurbita pepo. Open Pollinated. Heirloom. Bush type summer squash grown by Native Americans before Columubs came to the Americas. Golden yellow fruit with a narrow, curved neck. White flesh, good flavor, pick at 8" for best quality, develops more warts on the skin as the fruit grows. Bushy plants produce one of the earliest crooknecks in summer and continues to produce all season.