Gold Summer Crookneck Squash, also known as Early Summer Crook Neck, is one of the most popular squash varieties for its sweet tender flesh, thin skin and distinctive appearance similar to a bent neck gourd. This easy to grow open pollinated heirloom variety is a garden staple that produces an abundant reliable harvest. The squash are of best quality when they are 6" to 8" inches long and have a deep golden yellow color. 50 days. Packet: 20 seeds.