Midnight Lightning Zucchini

Crop: Squash (Cucurbita pepo)

Use/Type: Summer

Breeder: Tom Stearns, High Mowing Organic Seeds

OSSI Pledge Date: 4/17/2014

Release Date: 4/17/2014

Bred for Organic Systems: Yes

Commercial Availability: Yes

Variety Type: Finished Variety


Extra long and slender zucchini with dark green, almost-black coloring. Single stemmed plants are sturdy and stems have few spines. Plants produce quickly and have good field resistance to disease. The first variety developed on our organic seed farm in Wolcott, Vermont and released through the Open Source Seed Initiative. Open Source Seed • Powdery Mildew tolerant • Harvest at 7-8”. Maturity: 55 days

Availability from OSSI Seed Company Partners