Caserta OP Summer Squash

The plant has a compact bush that is quite prolific.  It has a semi-open habit, cut leaves and is quite spiny.  The fruit is mottled, gray green, and cylindrical.  The interior is a white, creamy color, having firm flesh and a good flavor.  The size averages 7-8 in. long by 1.8 in. wide. 
Approximately 52 days to maturity.
Caserta is suitable for fresh markets and home gardens.  It is an AAS gold medal award winner, and is early maturing and distinctive.