‘Italian Striped” has dark green fruit with light green stripes and light ribbing. It has an excellent taste with many flowers on a large, vigorous plant. A good producer and does well in cool weather. Good eating quality even when quite large, but best when picked small.
Plant 5-6 seeds, 2cm deep in an 20cm circle in ‘hills’ 1m apart, and thin to two or three. Space rows 2m apart. 55 days. 10g about 50 seeds.