The Black Beauty is a very popular variety of summer squash. The fruit is dark green, glossy and tapers towards each end. Black Beauty squash plants are compact and easy to grow producing an abundance of fruit throughout the summer.
Planting Depth: 1/2 - 3/4" inch of fine, firm soil
Spacing: Plant 4-5 seeds per hill, thin to 2-3 plants. Space at least 3 feet apart
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Germination: 7-14 days
Days to Maturity: 45 days Market Size: 5-8" inches Skin: Dark green Shape: Tapered Plant Type: Open bush Comments: Delicious when baked, boiled, fried, steamed and raw in a variety of recipes.