Multi-coloured 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. More
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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.

  • Courgette 'Bianca' – exceptional for flowers, as well as lovely, pale-green fruit.
  • Courgette 'Romanesco' – superb texture and taste and good large flowers for stuffing with dark green, ribbed fruit.
  • Courgette 'Soleil' – yellow variety for stuffing, tempura and jazzing up courgette pasta and salads.

Sent out with full spacing, planting and growing instructions.

Genus Cucurbita pepo
Type Half-Hardy Annual
Common Name Courgette
Site Full Sun
Spacing 1-1.5m (40-60in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Soak seed overnight and sow under cover from late March- April. Push seed, on its side (to prevent it rotting), 2-3cm deep into a 9cm pot of compost. Can be sown direct after last frosts, from May to June.
Care Tips Feed well with plenty of organic matter. Pick fruit regularly to prolong the harvest. Need rich, well-manured ground.
Storing Best fresh, but can be stored a few days in the fridge.
Harvesting Late June to October. Start picking as soon as fruits are 7cm long. You can pick the flowers before this.
Cooking Notes Delicious raw or cooked, these multicoloured courgettes are lovely thinly sliced in salads. The flowers are edible when cooked, and delicious stuffed with mediterranean flavours.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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