Yellow Zucchini

​黃色意大利青瓜

(Cucurbita pepo)

Growing Facts

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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 12-18 inches apart in all directions

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Fun Facts!
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Zucchini can reach nearly 1 meter in length, but it's usually harvested when it's still immature, which is at about 15-25cm
Botanically, zucchini are fruits. They are a type of botanical berry called "pepo"