Every seed came up, they're about 3' tall with a sturdy stem. Waiting until mid March to put out in the southern (Ga) garden. Will be licking my lips watching them flower and fruit. I like these as an addition to a traditional red tomato salad.
I had 40 mph winds my greenhouse fell over and was so surprised the seeds survived two days in the cold under soil and are still growing. The roots were in tact so i transplanted them, they are doing just fine. 10 stars
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Organic Scallop Early White Bush Squash
Cucurbita pepo. Organic Scallop Early White Bush (46 days)
The first documentation of this squash that we can find dates back to 1835. Scallop white bush is said to be "in vogue" at the time and popular in the New York Markets. Later it is mentioned by B.K. Bliss and Son of New York in 1870.
Sometimes it is called "Patty Pan".
Flying saucer shaped fruits look like they will soon spin right out of your garden. Kids love the look of these great little squashes and makes it easier to get them to eat them. Scallop early white bush is productive and will bear all summer long if picked. Easy to grow and unbothered by most insects. Creamy, tasty texture makes these little squashes great for many dishes.
Patio or small urban growers might give this perfect little bushy squash a try. Try a couple in a wine barrel on your deck. They are handy for the grill, that's for sure!