Curcurbita pepo var.melopepo
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This zucchini is a good home garden variety that produces plenty of excellent fruit. Ideally pick the fruit at around 10cm in size and use it raw in salads or cooked in meals.
Pots, tubs and window boxes
- Plant in full sun with plenty of drainage
- Grows well in pots
- Avoid overhead watering
- Plant 10cm apart
- Apply pea straw around the base and water the ground
- Protect from wind
- Pick constantly to extend production