QUESTION: Is zucchini easy to grow? I've had bad luck with peppers so I'm looking for something pretty easy. - Olivia C ANSWER: Yes, zucchini is an easy crop to grow. Ensure you meet a few of its basic needs, stay alert to a few threats, and the plant should grow well in most … [Read more...]
How many zucchini can you get from one plant?
QUESTION: How many zucchini can you get from one plant? ANSWER: Most zucchini plants produce anywhere from six to ten pounds of zucchini per plant. The best way to increase your bounty is by growing zucchini in adequate growing conditions. Ensure the plants have … [Read more...]
Does zucchini need to climb?
QUESTION: Does zucchini need to climb? I did not set up a trellis, and now I'm wondering if I have made a mistake. - Mary L ANSWER: In short, the answer is no. Zucchini doesn’t need to climb to grow properly. It’s an easy crop to produce in a home garden. The plant grows well … [Read more...]
137 Ways to Cook With the Zucchini You Grow in Your Garden
by Erin Marissa Russell Looking for appealing new ways to cook and serve all the zucchini you’ve grown in your garden? You’re not alone. Zucchini plants are so notorious for producing piles of homegrown produce that the zucchini is the stereotypical crop that all those … [Read more...]