Growing zucchini is fun and easy. A delicious long, dark green fruit (usually eaten as a vegetable) with creamy white flesh on a vine. Zucchini are highly productive and fast growing in most climates providing they’re planted in a sunny spot.
The fruit can be cooked in a variety of ways. They can be steamed, boiled, grilled, baked, barbecued, fried or combined with other foods in specific recipes. You can even harvest and cook the zucchini flowers such as in stuffed zucchini flowers being a popular and delicious choice.
|Size — 3 CELLpunnet|
|Growth Width — 90cm|
|Growth Height — 50cm|
|Flower Colour — Orange|
|Fruiting Period — Summer, Autumn|
|Flowering Period — Summer|
|Light Requirements — Full sun|
|Soil Requirements — Well drained soil|
Ensure soil is kept moist and doesn’t dry out when in fruit.
Focus on watering beneath the foliage and directly into the soil to avoid fungal problems on leaves.