Seeds of Change Certified Organic Dark Star Summer Squash Zucchini
Style:Dark Star Summer
A Seeds of Change® Original, this exciting new zucchini requires less water than other varieties. Open plants with smooth, spineless stalks yield classy dark green fruits all summer.
Organic Seed Product Features:
SOW AND GROW: Your own home garden with these organic summer squash seeds that flourish in soil & goes right to your kitchen ingredients as fresh as can be. Non-GMO & free of chemicals & pesticides.
VEGETABLE GARDEN: Hone your green thumb for these organic vegetable seeds. Plant & watch them grow in gardens, garden beds, pots, planters & more. Grows best outside.
SEEDS FOR PLANTING: These certified organic seeds are pesticide-free & non-GMO. Moisture-proof packets with a resealable zipper keep seeds viable for up to 5 years. Perfect especially for heirloom seeds.
SEED TO PLATE: What began as curiosity about urban farming turned into a passion to reconnect families to food by creating an experience for people to cherish the goodness of nature in their gardens.
ORGANIC GARDENING: Seeds of Change was built on the premise of preserving biodiversity, sustainability, & organic seeds with the promise of making organic foods available to gardeners & farmers since 1989.
100% certified organic
Our seeds are certified organic, free of GMOs, and sourced from trusted growers in the U.S. We are a signer of the Safe Seed Pledge and support agricultural progress that leads to healthier soils, genetically diverse agricultural ecosystems, and healthy communities.
Our moisture-proof seed packets feature a re-sealable zipper and help keep seeds viable for up to 5 years. We actively pursue environmental stewardship that includes packaging reduction and sustainable processes at our facilities.
Preserving seed varieties
We are passionately dedicated to preserving the heirloom seed varieties in danger of being lost to the ‘advances’ of industrial agriculture. Today, our catalog features more than 175 varieties of organic vegetable, herb, and flower seeds.
A portion of every sale of Seeds of Change products goes toward supporting sustainable community-based garden and farm projects. To date, we have awarded nearly $1,000,000 to help gardens around the country.
Enjoy seed-to-plate organic meals
We believe that the best meals include fresh ingredients from your own garden. When you combine just-picked veggies and herbs with our organic food products, the results are naturally delicious. Looking for delicious inspiration Try this tempting seed-to-plate-recipe.
Tuscan Vegetable Soup with Hearty Grains
Heres a recipe that gives you everything you want in a soup: organic grains, nutritious veggies, and a rich, savory broth. Its the perfect way to warm up on cool eveningsor when you simply want a hearty, delicious bowl of goodness.
Prep Time: 15 minutes Total Time: 35 minutes
1. In 5-quart Dutch oven or stock pot, heat oil over medium heat.
2. Cook and stir onion, celery, carrots, and garlic in hot oil 5 to 7 minutes or until softened.
3. Stir in remaining ingredients except spinach and Parmesan cheese.
4. Heat to boiling; cover and simmer 15 to 20 minutes until vegetables are tender.
5. Stir in spinach; heat through.
6. Ladle soup into bowls. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese.
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 medium onion, chopped
2 stalks celery, chopped
2 medium carrots, chopped
2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
1 package (8.5 ounces) Seeds of Change Seven Whole Grains
1 can (28 ounces) crushed tomatoes
3 cups vegetable or chicken broth
1 cup cut-up zucchini
1 cup cut-up summer squash
2 tablespoons chopped fresh sage
2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil
2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/8 teaspoon ground cayenne pepper
2 cups lightly packed baby spinach
Freshly grated Parmesan cheese
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Description A unique squash with spaghetti-like strands of flesh; delicious baked or boiled & served with butter or pasta sauce Slender ears with 8 rows of deep, broad golden kernels that are bursting with old-fashioned corn flavor Prolific plant produces thick, succulent, edible-pod snow peas; a reliable bush pea that does not need trellising; thrives in cool weather First to ripen; sweet, juicy flavor with little or no seeds; premier early season variety for areas with cool summer nights; no staking required Juicy & perfumy; remarkable flavor; creamy, pale-orange flesh; adds fresh flavor & sweetness to fruit salads, fruit punch & citrus drinks Uniform, slow-to-bolt, classic variety; concentrated flavor & sweet fragrance; fantastic for seasonings, salads, garnishes & pesto
Size 4’6′ vines; 34 lb. fruit 5’6′; 7″8″ ears 24″30″ plants; 3″ pods 3’4′ plant; 46 oz. fruit 36 lb. fruit 14″20″
Water Needed Moderate Moderate Ample Moderate Moderate Moderate
Sunlight Needed Full/partial Full Full/partial Full Full Full
Ease Level Easy Easy Easy Easy Easy Easy
Days to Harvest 95 80 65 60 90 70
Container Planting Yes Yes Yes
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