Questions tagged: Zucchini

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Margaret
Answer: Hi Margaret, pick at about 15cm max and cook with skin on.
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: Zucchini
Answered: 10:53AM, 18 Jan 2010
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Ruane
Answer: Dear Ruane, Your situation with a low rate of male flowers is unusual. Usually the first flower is male (may be hidden under canopy). If it does no...
Answered: 03:30PM, 21 Oct 2010
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colleen
Answer: Dear Colleen, The problem you are having with your zucchini plants is called Blossom End Rot. This problem only occurs on the fruit at the blossom...
Answered: 04:02PM, 25 Oct 2011
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christine
Answer: Hi Christine, What a shame that your zucchini fruit have gone mushy and are inedible. From your description, it would appear that your fruit have b...
Answered: 02:35PM, 06 Dec 2011
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Lynda
Answer: Hi Lynda, It sound like the female flowers are not being properly fertilised. A female flower can appear to be fertilised when it is not as the o...
Answered: 10:38AM, 04 Jun 2012
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harrison
Answer: Hi Harrison, The problem that is appearing on blossom end of the fruit is called Blossom End Rot. This problem is first noticeable when the fruit ...
Answered: 02:13PM, 23 Jul 2012
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Frank
Answer: This sounds like blossom end rot, a common problem when growing tomatoes but it can also be a problem for Zucchini. This is caused by a calcium def...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 10:52AM, 23 Mar 2015
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andrew
Answer: male zucchini flowers often appear before female flowers, you may just need to be patient and wait for some female flowers to appear.
Answered: 02:42PM, 25 Mar 2015
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Jan
Answer: There are a number of reasons why your zucchini flowers might drop off. The most common reason is that they are the male flowers which are falling ...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 11:16AM, 15 Jan 2016
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deborah
Answer: Hi Deborah, Thank you for contacting us regarding zucchini plant. As a fast growing annual, Zucchinis only take 5-8 weeks from sow to mature, then ...
Answered: 08:46AM, 29 Mar 2016