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Zucchini, Serpente Di Sicilia

Serpente Di Sicilia - Summer Squash Mid-early.  Cuccuzi or Snake of Sicily  Fruit is long, curved with a bulb at the end.  Excellent choice if squash bugs are a problem in your garden.  Incredibly prolific, ling vines and white flowers.  Long light green fruit can grow three feet long with amazing curves.  Fruit grown on fences are straighter.  Pick fruit small (10-12") Pinch tips of leaves and saute in olive oil, garlic and a bit of red pepper; this is a real favorite in Southern Italy and Sicily  65-75 days

Weight (grams): 
6
$5.50