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Courgette Collection

To look wonderful in the garden and on the plate. If you grow your own courgettes you can pick them small and squeaky fresh and eat the flowers too.
1

3 packets (48 seeds)

3 seedlings

3 x 9cm pots

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sow Under Cover
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Position
Kitchen Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Height
60cm (24in)
Common name
Courgette, Zucchini
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
90cm (36in) apart in each direction when the plants have 5-6 leaves
Cultivation
Sow under cover from late March. Sow seed on edge (not flat) 2-3cm deep in individual pots. Harden off and plant after last frosts, spacing 90cm apart in each direction. Can sow direct from May, two or three seeds per station, thinned to one.

Description

To look wonderful in the garden and on the plate. If you grow your own courgettes you can pick them small and squeaky fresh and eat the flowers too. They look fantastic clambering over fences, frames and sheds.

The seed collection contains 1 seed packet each of:

The seedling collection contains:

The 9cm pot collection contains 1 plant each of:

Care Tips

Water once a week and feed every fortnight with a high potash liquid fertiliser, such as Organic Tomato Fertiliser with Seaweed, once the first fruits start to swell.