Summer squash come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and tastes, though the most well known is Zucchinis. Harvested usually when somewhat premature, Summer squashes have small seeds, thin skin, and tender texture. Abundant producers, Summer Squash provides squash all summer long late into the fall. Summer squash is a warm weather crop, and can be damaged by frost. Plant in an area with full sun. Water evenly in well draining soils.