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ZUCCHINI 'COSTATA ROMANESCO'

ZUCCHINI 'COSTATA ROMANESCO'

Cucurbita pepo
Member $3.95
The star for slicing! A standout Italian heirloom with heavily ribbed fruit that look like stars when sliced and served. Firm flesh that is perfect for steaming, stir-fries or grilling. Harvest in just 6 weeks, yields 25 fruit per plant.
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SEEDS: S2541

Growing Information

Sow direct in Spring-Summer
Height To 100cm
Position in FULL SUN
20 Seeds Per Packet
TENDER ANNUAL
Space at 80cm
Thirsty plant
85% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

ZUCCHINI 'COSTATA ROMANESCO'

Cucurbita pepo
Member $3.95
The star for slicing! A standout Italian heirloom with heavily ribbed fruit that look like stars when sliced and served. Firm flesh that is perfect for steaming, stir-fries or grilling. Harvest in just 6 weeks, yields 25 fruit per plant.
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SEEDS: S2541
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SEEDS: S294
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PLANTS: WSOW
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Member $19.95
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STRAWBERRY 'CHANDLER' POTTED
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PLANTS: PSTCHP
The most delicious of all the large fruited strawberries. Huge berries up to 60g are produced in profusion in summer. Easy to grow in most climates, these have to be the chef's choice. 82/100 in our taste tests.
Member $6.95
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2yr membership +FREE vegie seeds
2yr membership +FREE vegie seeds
Membership: MNE2VS
Grow the best tasting vegies with free Tomato 'Tigerella, Beetroot 'Bulls Blood, Silverbeet 'Fordhook' and Spring Onion 'Red' seeds (one packet of each, valued at $21).
Member $79.00
Non-Member $79.00
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