(7-12 lbs.) Marina di Chioggia is an exceptional heirloom squash that is so delicious it may replace all your other winter squash and pumpkins. It has lumpy, bumpy slate blue skin and deep orange-yellow flesh. It is fiber-less, sweet and dry. With ideal conditions it can be stored for almost a year. Productive and vigorous vines, give them lots of space. C. maxima. 100 days.
175-300/oz. (Seed Variable);
2-8 lbs./acre.; 7-10 days, 72°F. Start early indoors in pots and transplant after last spring frost. Can also be seeded directly in the field after soil temperature is 72°F.