Cucurbita Pepo

20 SEEDS

Black Beauty Zucchini

Popular dark green glossy and compact plant, the Black Beauty Zucchini produces an abundance of fruit from each plant throughout the summer and fruit will grow quickly, so harvest regularly or let grow for a supply of marrow.

Avoid watering leaves directly to prevent mildew. Can be grown in large pots.

$3.60

In stock

Planting Guide

Seeds per packet

20

Sow

Direct

Depth

2cm

Plant Spacing

70cm

Row Spacing

90cm

Position

Full Sun

Height

Low

Harvest

50 Days +

Cool Climate

Sow in Oct-Dec

Temperate Climate

Sow in Sep-Dec

Hot/Arid Climate

Sow in Sep-Feb

Tropical Climate

Sow in Apr-Aug

Health & Culinary

A staple in many a vegetable garden this variety is perfect for spiraling and serving with a bolognese sauce. Be daring and try a zucchini chocolate cake. High in vitamins C and A, potassium and folate.