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Squash Seeds - Summer - Zucchini Black Beauty (Organic) has a rating of 4.9 stars based on 12 reviews.
{"id":10017934408,"title":"Squash Seeds - Summer - Zucchini Black Beauty (Organic)","handle":"squash-summer-zucchini-black-beauty-organic-seeds","description":"\u003cp\u003e60-70 days. Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash Seeds. \u003cem\u003eCucurbita pepo\u003c\/em\u003e. Non-GMO. Organic. AKA: Courgette. One of the most productive crops to ever find its way into the home garden, organic Black Beauty zucchini summer squash seeds will produce vigorously well up until the frost. Harvest Black Beauty zucchini often as fruits are most tender and delicious when about 6-8\", but seeds quickly grow 18-24\" long if left in the garden even for a few extra days. ~230 seeds\/oz.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash Vegetable Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--attr--\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name:\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003cem\u003eCucurbita pepo\u003c\/em\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eOther Names:\u003c\/strong\u003e Courgette\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e Annual 3-11\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 60-70\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Germination:\u003c\/strong\u003e 4-14\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSeeding Depth:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 36-48\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 36-48\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Height:\u003c\/strong\u003e 18-36\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eGrowth Habit:\u003c\/strong\u003e Leafy branching mound\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Medium moist, organic, fertile, well-drained\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemperature Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e 60-85 °F\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Full sun\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eBlack Beauty Zucchini Color:\u003c\/strong\u003e Dark green zucchini skin\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eBlack Beauty Zucchini Flavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Brightly sweet, tender, and crunchy\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests and Diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Monitor regularly for disease-carry pests such as squash bugs, squash borers, and cucumber beetles.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c!--endattr--\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHow to Grow Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash from Seed\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSummer squash thrives from frequent harvests and, if left unattended for even a day or two, will surprise with huge fruit. Summer squash seeds are a full sun staple able to be sown directly after final spring frost but, for earliest starts, begin indoors 3-4 weeks prior. Plant 2-3 squash seeds 1\" deep per cell, 4-6\" apart in organic, moist, well-drained soil with a pH of 6.5-7.0.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWhether transplanting or sowing direct, plant summer squash seeds on 6-8” tall mounds of soil to accommodate heavy vegetation. Seeds germinate in 4-14 days, thinning out best starts and indoors transplants to 24-36\" apart per mound. Summer squash benefits from a top layer of mulch to help cool soil and roots. Fertilize after the first set of blooms appear and again during fruiting stage. Squash becomes starchy and less flavorful when 18-24” long.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eOrganic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash in the Vegetable Garden\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eOrganic Black Beauty Zucchini summer squash boasts one of the most productive, reliable, and fastest growing crops available in the summer. Whether zucchini, crookneck, cousa, or Mexican squash, once these sun-loving squashes start fruiting, they’ll continue producing non-stop all the way until the frost. Summer squash thrives from frequent harvests and, if left unattended for even a day or two, is notorious for spitting out unexpected 18-24” monsters when you weren’t looking.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSpeedy and bountiful growth, organic Black Beauty squash is best reaped while skin is tender and crop is not too mature – about 5-8” in length and about 3” in diameter. Container growing is possible in a pot about 16 - 18” deep, with good drainage, an abundant source of light, adequate moisture, and recommended nutrients. Avoid watering leaves, to prevent plant diseases. Seeds are typically fertile for at least four years.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHarvesting Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSummer squash is one of the fastest, most productive crops in the garden and, with frequent harvests, will continue to produce all the way until the frost. Most varieties are ready to harvest 50-60 days from sowing or ideally when 6-8” long. Summer squash will quickly reach a starchy and less flavorful 18-24” long if not harvested promptly. Using shears or a knife, carefully clip off fruits at the stem. Do not harvest young and tender squash by twisting or pulling.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA wonderful dark-green turning to nearly black when fully mature. Semi-spineless with an open growth habit. Organic Black Beauty squash best harvested at 8\".\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eAbout Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash Seeds\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003eCucurbita pepo\u003c\/em\u003e. (62 Days) AKA: Dark Green Zucchini Squash or Courgette.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eBlack Beauty squash was introduced 1957.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eGood freezing, but best served fresh from the garden, the white flesh makes wonderful dishes your family will thank you for!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eBlack Beauty squash makes great beer battered blossoms!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eIt has been scientifically noted that zucchini with darker skin is fortified with more nutrients such as Vitamins A, C, E, K, B6; beta carotene, potassium, manganese, folate, and others; super low in calories. They can be roasted, marinated in olive oil, fried, sautéed or steamed; use in soups, casseroles, and other dishes. Blanch before freezing and enjoy for up to three months.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch4\u003e1957 All-America Selections Vegetable Winner...\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003e\"This early and prolific heirloom variety has been exceedingly popular for its very dark green skin and creamy white flesh. The fast-growing plants are very easy to grow and will continue to produce abundantly through the summer if picked continuously.\"\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/all-americaselections.org\/product\/squash-black-beauty\/\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eRead the full AAS review here\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch4\u003eOrganic Black Beauty Zucchini Squash Seeds Per Package:\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e7 g - Packet - Approx 55 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 oz - Wholesale - Approx 230 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e4 oz - Wholesale - Approx 920 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 lb - Bulk - Approx 3,680 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e5 lb - Bulk - Approx 18,400 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e25 lb - Bulk - Approx 92,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eNon-GMO Organic Black Beauty zucchini summer squash seeds are available for \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/0zqektaqxl55lidk-20162681.shopifypreview.com\/pages\/shipping-information\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eFast Free Shipping\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e on orders over $45.\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2017-06-30T11:48:55-06:00","created_at":"2017-06-30T11:49:01-06:00","vendor":"Sustainable Seed Company","type":"Vegetable Seeds","tags":["60-69 Days","Annual","Full Sun","Green","Heirloom","Heirloom+Organic","Non-GMO","Open Pollinated","Organic","Packet","Seeds","Squash","Summer","USU Pick","veg_squash","veg_zucchini","Vegetable","Warmer","Zone 10","Zone 3","Zone 4","Zone 5","Zone 6","Zone 7","Zone 8","Zone 9","Zucchini"],"price":299,"price_min":299,"price_max":64530,"available":true,"price_varies":true,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":39409443897459,"title":"4 g Packet","option1":"4 g Packet","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"45696","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":{"id":5447113703539,"product_id":10017934408,"position":1,"created_at":"2018-10-19T16:09:02-06:00","updated_at":"2021-07-29T09:40:41-06:00","alt":"Squash Summer Zucchini Black Beauty Organic Seed","width":700,"height":700,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2016\/2681\/products\/squash-summer-zucchini-black-beauty-seed-wm_700_7c6e7a1d-3f66-4b7f-8a6c-cff952f84fc3.jpg?v=1627573241","variant_ids":[39193054536,31977526788211,39409443897459,39409445896307,39409447043187,39409448058995]},"available":true,"name":"Squash Seeds - 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Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash Seeds. \u003cem\u003eCucurbita pepo\u003c\/em\u003e. Non-GMO. Organic. AKA: Courgette. One of the most productive crops to ever find its way into the home garden, organic Black Beauty zucchini summer squash seeds will produce vigorously well up until the frost. Harvest Black Beauty zucchini often as fruits are most tender and delicious when about 6-8\", but seeds quickly grow 18-24\" long if left in the garden even for a few extra days. ~230 seeds\/oz.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash Vegetable Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--attr--\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name:\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003cem\u003eCucurbita pepo\u003c\/em\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eOther Names:\u003c\/strong\u003e Courgette\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e Annual 3-11\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 60-70\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Germination:\u003c\/strong\u003e 4-14\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSeeding Depth:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 36-48\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 36-48\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Height:\u003c\/strong\u003e 18-36\"\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eGrowth Habit:\u003c\/strong\u003e Leafy branching mound\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Medium moist, organic, fertile, well-drained\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemperature Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e 60-85 °F\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Full sun\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eBlack Beauty Zucchini Color:\u003c\/strong\u003e Dark green zucchini skin\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eBlack Beauty Zucchini Flavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Brightly sweet, tender, and crunchy\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests and Diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Monitor regularly for disease-carry pests such as squash bugs, squash borers, and cucumber beetles.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c!--endattr--\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHow to Grow Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash from Seed\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSummer squash thrives from frequent harvests and, if left unattended for even a day or two, will surprise with huge fruit. Summer squash seeds are a full sun staple able to be sown directly after final spring frost but, for earliest starts, begin indoors 3-4 weeks prior. Plant 2-3 squash seeds 1\" deep per cell, 4-6\" apart in organic, moist, well-drained soil with a pH of 6.5-7.0.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWhether transplanting or sowing direct, plant summer squash seeds on 6-8” tall mounds of soil to accommodate heavy vegetation. Seeds germinate in 4-14 days, thinning out best starts and indoors transplants to 24-36\" apart per mound. Summer squash benefits from a top layer of mulch to help cool soil and roots. Fertilize after the first set of blooms appear and again during fruiting stage. Squash becomes starchy and less flavorful when 18-24” long.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eOrganic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash in the Vegetable Garden\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eOrganic Black Beauty Zucchini summer squash boasts one of the most productive, reliable, and fastest growing crops available in the summer. Whether zucchini, crookneck, cousa, or Mexican squash, once these sun-loving squashes start fruiting, they’ll continue producing non-stop all the way until the frost. Summer squash thrives from frequent harvests and, if left unattended for even a day or two, is notorious for spitting out unexpected 18-24” monsters when you weren’t looking.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSpeedy and bountiful growth, organic Black Beauty squash is best reaped while skin is tender and crop is not too mature – about 5-8” in length and about 3” in diameter. Container growing is possible in a pot about 16 - 18” deep, with good drainage, an abundant source of light, adequate moisture, and recommended nutrients. Avoid watering leaves, to prevent plant diseases. Seeds are typically fertile for at least four years.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHarvesting Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSummer squash is one of the fastest, most productive crops in the garden and, with frequent harvests, will continue to produce all the way until the frost. Most varieties are ready to harvest 50-60 days from sowing or ideally when 6-8” long. Summer squash will quickly reach a starchy and less flavorful 18-24” long if not harvested promptly. Using shears or a knife, carefully clip off fruits at the stem. Do not harvest young and tender squash by twisting or pulling.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eA wonderful dark-green turning to nearly black when fully mature. Semi-spineless with an open growth habit. Organic Black Beauty squash best harvested at 8\".\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eAbout Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash Seeds\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003eCucurbita pepo\u003c\/em\u003e. (62 Days) AKA: Dark Green Zucchini Squash or Courgette.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eBlack Beauty squash was introduced 1957.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eGood freezing, but best served fresh from the garden, the white flesh makes wonderful dishes your family will thank you for!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eBlack Beauty squash makes great beer battered blossoms!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eIt has been scientifically noted that zucchini with darker skin is fortified with more nutrients such as Vitamins A, C, E, K, B6; beta carotene, potassium, manganese, folate, and others; super low in calories. They can be roasted, marinated in olive oil, fried, sautéed or steamed; use in soups, casseroles, and other dishes. Blanch before freezing and enjoy for up to three months.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch4\u003e1957 All-America Selections Vegetable Winner...\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003e\"This early and prolific heirloom variety has been exceedingly popular for its very dark green skin and creamy white flesh. The fast-growing plants are very easy to grow and will continue to produce abundantly through the summer if picked continuously.\"\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/all-americaselections.org\/product\/squash-black-beauty\/\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eRead the full AAS review here\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch4\u003eOrganic Black Beauty Zucchini Squash Seeds Per Package:\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e7 g - Packet - Approx 55 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 oz - Wholesale - Approx 230 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e4 oz - Wholesale - Approx 920 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 lb - Bulk - Approx 3,680 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e5 lb - Bulk - Approx 18,400 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e25 lb - Bulk - Approx 92,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eNon-GMO Organic Black Beauty zucchini summer squash seeds are available for \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/0zqektaqxl55lidk-20162681.shopifypreview.com\/pages\/shipping-information\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eFast Free Shipping\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e on orders over $45.\u003c\/p\u003e"}
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60-70 days. Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash Seeds. Cucurbita pepo. Non-GMO. Organic. AKA: Courgette. One of the most productive crops to ever find its way into the home garden, organic Black Beauty zucchini summer squash seeds will produce vigorously well up until the frost. Harvest Black Beauty zucchini often as fruits are most tender and delicious when about 6-8", but seeds quickly grow 18-24" long if left in the garden even for a few extra days. ~230 seeds/oz.

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Growing Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash Vegetable Seeds

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  • Latin Name: Cucurbita pepo
  • Other Names: Courgette
  • Hardiness Zone: Annual 3-11
  • Days to Maturity: 60-70
  • Days to Germination: 4-14
  • Seeding Depth: 1"
  • Plant Spacing: 36-48"
  • Row Spacing: 36-48"
  • Plant Height: 18-36"
  • Growth Habit: Leafy branching mound
  • Soil Preference: Medium moist, organic, fertile, well-drained
  • Temperature Preference: 60-85 °F
  • Light Preference: Full sun
  • Black Beauty Zucchini Color: Dark green zucchini skin
  • Black Beauty Zucchini Flavor: Brightly sweet, tender, and crunchy
  • Pests and Diseases: Monitor regularly for disease-carry pests such as squash bugs, squash borers, and cucumber beetles.

How to Grow Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash from Seed

Summer squash thrives from frequent harvests and, if left unattended for even a day or two, will surprise with huge fruit. Summer squash seeds are a full sun staple able to be sown directly after final spring frost but, for earliest starts, begin indoors 3-4 weeks prior. Plant 2-3 squash seeds 1" deep per cell, 4-6" apart in organic, moist, well-drained soil with a pH of 6.5-7.0.

Whether transplanting or sowing direct, plant summer squash seeds on 6-8” tall mounds of soil to accommodate heavy vegetation. Seeds germinate in 4-14 days, thinning out best starts and indoors transplants to 24-36" apart per mound. Summer squash benefits from a top layer of mulch to help cool soil and roots. Fertilize after the first set of blooms appear and again during fruiting stage. Squash becomes starchy and less flavorful when 18-24” long.

Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash in the Vegetable Garden

Organic Black Beauty Zucchini summer squash boasts one of the most productive, reliable, and fastest growing crops available in the summer. Whether zucchini, crookneck, cousa, or Mexican squash, once these sun-loving squashes start fruiting, they’ll continue producing non-stop all the way until the frost. Summer squash thrives from frequent harvests and, if left unattended for even a day or two, is notorious for spitting out unexpected 18-24” monsters when you weren’t looking.

Speedy and bountiful growth, organic Black Beauty squash is best reaped while skin is tender and crop is not too mature – about 5-8” in length and about 3” in diameter. Container growing is possible in a pot about 16 - 18” deep, with good drainage, an abundant source of light, adequate moisture, and recommended nutrients. Avoid watering leaves, to prevent plant diseases. Seeds are typically fertile for at least four years.

Harvesting Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash

Summer squash is one of the fastest, most productive crops in the garden and, with frequent harvests, will continue to produce all the way until the frost. Most varieties are ready to harvest 50-60 days from sowing or ideally when 6-8” long. Summer squash will quickly reach a starchy and less flavorful 18-24” long if not harvested promptly. Using shears or a knife, carefully clip off fruits at the stem. Do not harvest young and tender squash by twisting or pulling.

A wonderful dark-green turning to nearly black when fully mature. Semi-spineless with an open growth habit. Organic Black Beauty squash best harvested at 8".

About Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Summer Squash Seeds

Cucurbita pepo. (62 Days) AKA: Dark Green Zucchini Squash or Courgette.

Black Beauty squash was introduced 1957.

Good freezing, but best served fresh from the garden, the white flesh makes wonderful dishes your family will thank you for!

Black Beauty squash makes great beer battered blossoms!

It has been scientifically noted that zucchini with darker skin is fortified with more nutrients such as Vitamins A, C, E, K, B6; beta carotene, potassium, manganese, folate, and others; super low in calories. They can be roasted, marinated in olive oil, fried, sautéed or steamed; use in soups, casseroles, and other dishes. Blanch before freezing and enjoy for up to three months.

1957 All-America Selections Vegetable Winner...

"This early and prolific heirloom variety has been exceedingly popular for its very dark green skin and creamy white flesh. The fast-growing plants are very easy to grow and will continue to produce abundantly through the summer if picked continuously."

Read the full AAS review here

Organic Black Beauty Zucchini Squash Seeds Per Package:

  • 7 g - Packet - Approx 55 Seeds
  • 1 oz - Wholesale - Approx 230 Seeds
  • 4 oz - Wholesale - Approx 920 Seeds
  • 1 lb - Bulk - Approx 3,680 Seeds
  • 5 lb - Bulk - Approx 18,400 Seeds
  • 25 lb - Bulk - Approx 92,000 Seeds

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