Squash Yellow Crookneck | Heirloom Variety | Seedmart Australia
Squash Yellow Crookneck Vegetable Seeds
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Squash Yellow Crookneck Vegetable Seeds

$3.99$49.99

  • Excludes shipping to TAS & NZ.
  • Heirloom variety.
  • Easy to grow bush squash.

 

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SQUASH ‘Yellow Crookneck’ Vegetable Seeds

Botanical Name: Cucurbita pepo

‘Yellow Crookneck’ squash is a beloved heirloom variety known for its curved neck and creamy yellow skin. The tender, slightly bumpy fruits are deliciously sweet and nutty, making them a favorite for both cooking and fresh eating. This prolific producer is ideal for home gardens, offering a continuous harvest throughout the growing season.

Easy-to-grow bush squash; produces an abundance of rich, golden yellow, white-fleshed fruit; also freezes well.

Plant Type: Warm season annual

Plant Height: 45 – 60 cm

Sow When:

  • Temperate: Spring to early summer
  • Subtropical: Spring to early summer
  • Tropical: All year if frost-free

Germination: 7 – 10 days

Depth: 2.5 cm deep

Position: Full sun

Sow Where: Directly into garden beds or containers

Soil Type: Fertile, well-drained soil, pH 6.0 – 7.5; add plenty of compost

Spacing: Space plants 60 – 90 cm apart

Harvest: 50 – 60 days; pick when fruits are young and tender for best flavor

Regular harvesting encourages more fruit production. Squash plants need consistent moisture, especially during flowering and fruit set. Mulch to retain soil moisture and reduce weeds. ‘Yellow Crookneck’ squash is perfect for grilling, sautéing, and adding to salads, making it a versatile addition to your vegetable garden.

Additional information

Weight N/A
Size

Packet, 5 grams, 25 grams, 100 grams

Product Specifications

  • Variety: Yellow Crookneck (heirloom).
  • Botanical name: Cucurbita pepo.
  • Open pollinated, no chemical treatment, non-GMO.
  • Seeds per gram: Approx. 10.
  • We do not ship to WA or Tasmania due to quarantine restrictions.