Never Grew Zucchini, and They Don’t Look Like Zucchini
Some of the zucchini start out looking like what I think of as zucchini, but most are fatter, like footballs.
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You could have a globe-type variety of zucchini. They are still zucchini squash and eaten/cooked the same but are rounder in shape and shorter in length.