'Summer Squash- Gelber Englischer' seeds
- Heirloom patty pan squash
- Unusually shaped fruit
- Highly productive bushes
An heirloom patty pan or custard squash originally from Gatersleben, Germany, and suited to cool climates. Compact bushes are highly productive over a long period if fruit is harvested regularly. The fruit is lemon yellow maturing to orange with a flattened top that's been compared to a beret or even a 'muffin top'. The tender flesh has a sweet flavour, best when fruit is harvested young (no more than 10cm across). Suitable to eat raw, roasted, grilled or sauteed. Suited to small gardens; can be grown in a large container.
Seeds per gram: 13
Product code: C6-15
Best Months to Sow
Quick Sowing Guide
|Method||Sow direct or raise seedlings|
|Season||Spring or after frost|
|Germination||8-12 days @ 21-35°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle||Frost tender Annual|
|Position||Full sun, moist well drained soil|
|Days Until Maturity||50-70 days|
*Notes: To reduce the risk of disease: do not overhead water. Susceptible to mildew.
How To Grow
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