Lemon is part of the Cucurbita genus and is a Summer squash variety. Its scientific name is Cucurbita pepo 'Lemon'. Lemon is a (open pollinated) variety. When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours: Lemon. This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Normally growing to a mature height of 60.0 cm (1.95 feet), Lemon grows with a vine-like habit.
Lemon Summer squash needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.
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By our calculations, you should look at sowing Lemon about 14 days after your last frost date.
As the name implies, this variety sets fruit that is the size, shape, and color of a lemon.