Harvest of the Month
July is Summer Squash Month
Pattypan squash and parsley
Summer squash has thin skin, soft flesh and is harvested in the summer. In contrast, varieties of winter squash are harvested in the fall and have tough skin and hard flesh, making them a great storage crop.
Crookneck, pattypan and zucchini are all types of summer squash.
Summer squash are 95% water!