Here’s a real beauty with ultra dark skin and rich creamy, tender flesh. Packed with nutrition, this fruit is best picked at about 6 to 8 inches long, when it is at its succulent best giving it a real gourmet flavor, making it perfect for fresh eating, sautees’ and salads.
Black Beauty grows abundantly on semi-upright plants that make harvesting a breeze. Hot summer months are not a problem for this Squash
1. Excellent squash type to try for home and market gardens alike
2. Best harvested at 5-7”
3. The world squash comes from the Narragansett Indian word “askutasquash”, which means, “eaten home gardens and marketraw or uncooked
6. There are two types of squash – summer and winter
7. Florida produces the most squash in the US
8. Just like potatoes, you can deep fry zucchini, making for a much healthier side dish than French fries
To increase harvest, bush beans can be planted every two weeks. If you need to add nitrogen, 1 pound per 100 square feet is plenty. You do not need to soak beans prior to planting.
Some seeds require some experience in growing. We provide germination guidance and recommend that you do some research before ordering if you feel unsure. Growing plants from seed is supposed to be fun. Sometimes it is successful and sometimes not- this is the way it is with gardening. Because we are not there to plant them, we cannot be responsible for germination failure due to improper planting or climate conditions. We will always send you viable seeds
We thank you for your support of rare and naturally grown seeds!
This widely adaptable plant can be used for a wide range of uses including, standard growing as well as the greenhouse or houseplant. It makes the perfect patio plant but, will need protection from frost. Keep well watered until established.
Each seed pack you buy from us is:
Properly labeled and packaged in individual packs.
Each label has information specific to the seed you are buying!
We have been in the garden - seed business for over 40 years and were one of the first to sell seeds on the internet many years ago. We will give you quality seed and service. We will be there for you not only today but down the road from now should you need growing help or more seeds. We thank you in advance for your business.
Note: all seeds are fresh and viable. We will not and can not be responsible for the germination of any seed since everyone has their own methods of starting, growing and planting them. We will only advise you of what we think works best. See below for more information.
It is the buyer’s responsibility to know whether any plant or seed is acceptable or allowable for the area being shipped to. Seller is not responsible for buyer’s use of plant or seeds and any dangers thereof. By purchasing this item buyer accepts this understanding.
Seed is a live product which depends on many important grower skills such as proper planting time, seed depth, type of soil, watering, light intensity, proper use of fertilizers, weed controls, fungicides, insecticides, soil conditions, and reasonable weather during the growing period. These factors are totally out of the sellers control, and germination and growing results are the buyer's responsibility and risk.