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Crookneck squash 'Dixie Hybrid'

Cucurbita pepo var. torticollia

Dixie Hybrid is part of the Cucurbita genus and is a Crookneck squash variety. Its scientific name is Cucurbita pepo var. torticollia 'Dixie Hybrid'.

A hybrid yellow summer croockneck that is early, highly productive and vigorous. Fruits are shiny yellow and are tastiest when 4-6 inches long.

An annual, so it will last but a year in its native climate.

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How to grow Crookneck squash 'Dixie Hybrid'

  • Full Sun

Growing Dixie Hybrid from seed

Ensure a distance of 2.96 feet (91.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - look to sow at a depth of approximately 0.99 inches (2.54 cm).

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Dixie Hybrid about 20 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Dixie Hybrid

Harvesting Dixie Hybrid

Crookneck squash 'Dixie Hybrid' information

How long does Dixie Hybrid take to grow?

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