summer crookneck


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Noun1.summer crookneck - yellow squash with a thin curved neck and somewhat warty skinsummer crookneck - yellow squash with a thin curved neck and somewhat warty skin
yellow squash - squash having yellow skin and yellowish flesh and usually elongated neck
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I grow on a leafy green trailing vine On farms and in gardens as well I can be a tasty hot vegetable And my bread has a sweet spicy smell I'm long and narrow and very dark green Summer crookneck's related to me My name in Italian means little squash At the alphabet's end, you'll find me
In the class of crooknecks, bland-tasting hybrids always lose out to the sweet, old-time flavor of Yellow Crookneck, sometimes called Summer Crookneck.

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