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2024 Seed Catalog

Zucchini squash - Bossa Nova
Bossa Nova Zucchini squash


Bossa Nova

Zucchini Squash

(Hybrid) 25-40 days from transplant, 30-45 days direct sow

Light green fruit is beautifully mottled dark green. Texture of the flesh is smooth, flavor is sweet and mild, superior to other summer squash. Harvest fruit at 6-8 in. for best flavor. Bossa Nova begins producing delicious zucchinis up to 2 weeks earlier in the season, and finishes 3 weeks later compared to similar zucchini squash. Plants are compact growing to 4ft. across. A 2015 All-America Selections Winner.

10 seeds - $4.49
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Growing Bossa Nova Summer Squash Seeds

Bee introduces how to plant

Direct sow when soil is at least 70°F., and weather has settled. Seeds will not germinate in cold soils. Sow 3 seeds per foot, cover about 1 inch in rows 3-4 feet apart. Thin to 1 foot apart. Can start squash seeds indoors in cell packs 3-4 weeks before the last frost.

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