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Patty pan squash 'Early White Bush Scallop'

Cucurbita pepo var. clypeata

  • 26 plantings
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  • 3 wanted
  • 41 stashed

'Early White Bush Scallop' is a Patty pan squash variety in the Cucurbita genus with a scientific name of Cucurbita pepo var. clypeata. 'Early White Bush Scallop' is considered a heirloom cultivar.

Heirloom from the Native Americans.1 Europeans refered to this variety as far back as 1591.1 Good for baking or frying with a great taste.1

Early White Bush Scallop grows as an Annual and is a Vegetable. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Early White Bush Scallop is known for its Spreading habit and growing to a height of approximately 60.0 cm (1.95 feet).

Early White Bush Scallop Patty pan squash is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

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How to grow Early White Bush Scallop

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Early White Bush Scallop is thought of as tender, so it is really important to plant out well after your last frost date. Try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 5.6 and 7.5 as Early White Bush Scallop likes to be in weakly acidic soil - weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Early White Bush Scallop from seed

Transplanting Early White Bush Scallop

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Early White Bush Scallop is a tender plant.

Harvesting Early White Bush Scallop

Early White Bush Scallop Patent Information

Non-patented (Baker Creek carries only non-patented seeds2)

Other Names for Patty pan squash 'Early White Bush Scallop'