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Zucchini Seed Black Beauty

Code: M6950

The fruit grows very quickly which makes for a bontiful harvest. A 1957 Award winner this early and prolific heirloom variety has been exceedingly popular for its very fard green skin and creamy white flesh.
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M6950
Planting Instruction
  • How To Sow: Choose a sheltered, well drained site in full sun. Sow these seeds in trays for subsequent transplanting or after frosts, sow direct where to grow in a well prepared seedbed. Sow in groups of 2-3 seeds, 1 metre apart and to a depth of 1cm.
  • Seedling Care: Keep seedbed or trays evenly moist during the germination period of 7-14 days. Apply McGregor's FruitMax 2 weeks after germination for healthier plans and a maximum crop. Protect your vege garden from snails and slugs with McGregor's Snail and Slug bait and from White Butterfly with McGregor's Derris Dust.
  • Hints and Tips: Zucchini Is a type of summer squash. To obtain the best harvest possible, pick fruits young. Unpicked zucchini/courgettes will grow into marrows.
Specs & Warranty
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 1) Spring
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 2) Spring
When To Sow (Temperate Zone 3) Spring
When To Sow (Cool Zone 4) Spring
Grow In Gardens
Annual or Perennial
Seed Depth 1cm
Seed Spacing 20cm
Plant Spacing 60cm
Harvest / Flower / Maturity Time 8-10 weeks
Harvest/Flower/Maturity Time cont.

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