Brings colour to your summer BBQ with this vibrant courgette. Sow the seed of these sunshine yellow zucchinis on a warm spring day and in just nine weeks you will harvesting and barbequing these healthy summer treats.
Easy to grow and incredibly productive, plant as you would pumpkins, in a soil enriched with compost and decomposed manure. Insect pollinated, plants produce both male and female flowers, with bees the major pollinators in Australia. Avoid placing under insect netting which may cause reduced pollination. Seed germinates readily from 18°C–35°C in as little as 7-10 days. Sow in punnets and transplant after all likelihood of frost has passed. Water regularly, but avoid overhead watering which can encourage mould and mildew.