Green Zucchini

綠色意大利青瓜

(Cucurbita pepo)

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Growing Facts

Hong Kong Warm Growing Season (May-August)

At least 6 hours of full sun daily

High amount of water

The plants need evenly moist soil for maximum capacity

The best way to water this plant is with a soaker hose, as wet foliage can easily lead to fungus diseases

 

Plant in a planter that has at least 40cm of soil depth

This plant has a large root system

The seedlings should be spaced 28 inches apart in all directions

Fun Facts!
The singular term for zucchini is 'zucchina'
The zucchini fruits and flowers are edible 
Zucchini contains more potassium than a banana

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