Cocozelle Zucchini Summer Squash Seeds - (Cucurbita pepo)

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Seed Count:
Approx 25 seeds per pack
Days to Maturity:
50-60 days
Heirloom, Non-Hybrid, Non-GMO seeds
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  • Young Cocozelle Zucchini and flower - (Cucurbita pepo)
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Cocozelle Zucchini Summer Squash

A rich flavored zucchini that is deep green when young, but ribbed with yellow stripes when mature. Also known as Costata Romanesca.   Originally from Italy; called "Cocozelle di Napoli" in the 1800s.


Summer squash is one of the oldest known crops - it was found in 10,000 year old archaeological sites in Mexico. Its cultivation in the southern and eastern U.S. and some highlands of Central America dates back to at least 2700 BC. The remarkable diversity was already present in pre-Columbian times. 


Fresh, grilled or sauteed.

Growing Tip

Sow 5 seeds per hill, 4' apart. Thin to best 2-3 plants. Squash seeds dislike cold soil. It's better to wait until the soil is warm to plant the seeds.

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2 Reviews

  • 5
    Cocozelle zucchini

    Posted by Deni on May 01, 2021

    This squash is the best for making zucchini loaf as it is not sopping wet. Delicious.

  • 5
    Excellent tasty squash

    Posted by Vlad on Feb 28, 2020

    This is the best squash we have ever grown. The taste is absolutely incredible, very delicious. We always grill it.

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