How to Grow and Cook Summer Squash

In this edition of The Gardener’s Table, learn delicious ways to cook summer squash, plus get tips for growing squash — from familiar squashes, such as zucchini and yellow squash, to more exotic squashes, such as ‘Zucchetta Rampicante’ — in your summer garden.

Squash plants produce more male blossoms than they need, so you can harvest some to use in the kitchen.
Photo by Barbara Damrosch