Magda Hybrid Squash Seeds

(P) Pkt of 15 seeds
Item #05784-PK-P1
$4.95
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Description

Comes early and stays late

Days to Maturity: 50

If you haven't tried Mediterranean summer squash yet, you don't know what you're missing. Unlike our rather bland summer varieties, Magda is full-bodied, tender, and almost nutty. And the plant is so productive, beginning the season early and then bearing steadily over a long time. This lovely Middle Eastern type is not only delicious, but economical and easy to grow.

Magda hybrid begins to mature in early summer, just 50 days from sowing. The fruit is shorter and much plumper than zucchini, with a creamy green skin and pure white interior. Scrumptious fresh or cooked, it makes a hearty meal, and is so strongly flavored that you can enjoy it plain, sprinkled with a bit of salt, or as a meat substitute in sauces.

The plant reaches 3 feet tall and spreads about 6 feet wide over its highly productive season. Best in full sun, it is a trouble-free garden performer you will come to rely upon for big flavor from a summer squash.

Summer squash ripens during the hot summer months and, thin-skinned, is best eaten fresh. Sow seeds 1 inch deep directly into the garden after the danger of frost is past. Thin the seedlings to 24 inches apart, or plant several seeds in hills 4 feet apart and then thin to 2 plants per hill. (For even earlier harvests, start seeds indoors).

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Genus Cucurbita
Species pepo
Variety Magda Hybrid
Item Form (P) Pkt of 15 seeds
Days To Maturity 50
Fruit Color Green
Habit Vining
Seeds Per Pack 15
Plant Height 3 ft
Plant Width 6 ft
Additional Characteristics Direct Sow, Edible
Harvest Season Early Summer
Light Requirements Full Sun
Soil Tolerance Normal,  loamy
Uses Outdoor

Product Review Summary

Based on 2 reviews
The average rating for this product is 5 out of 5 stars
Overall Rating: 5.0/5.0

Customer Reviews

April 26, 2013

Best squash ever

This shopper rated the product 5 out of 5 stars

Wonderfull taste, good producer

Gene, small gardener from CT
July 31, 2012

Great squash

This shopper rated the product 5 out of 5 stars

Very similar if not the same as gray squash. Easy growing & heavy producer. One that is always growing in my garden.

Brian from CA

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