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Size/Qty: 15 seeds approx
An Italian variety with very dark green fruits. Open habit makes it easier to see and harvest.
Sow seed on its edge in April in pots about 9cm diameter. Grow indoors and plant out when any risk of frost has passed. Alternatively sow direct in the veg plot at the end of May
Plant 60cm apart. Water regularly, courgettes are thirsty plants with big leaves
Check daily after fruits have set as they grow very quickly. Harvest when about 6 inches long.
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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);
The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall