What Is a Cross Between a Yellow & Zucchini Squash Called?

Since zucchini squash and yellow crookneck squash belong to the same species (Cucurbita pepo), they can be successfully crossed. The result of this cross-pollination is called either a yellow or golden zucchini.

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