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Cucurbita pepo : fact sheet


Species name:
Cucurbita pepo
Common names:
Zuchinni
Description:
Zucchini, Vegetable, Low-growing Annual

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Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 50cm
Width:
Less than 100cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Low-growing Annual
Usage:
Vegetables ,Edible Flower ,Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Edible Leaves ,Edible Root/Tubers ,Traditional Medicine
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Greenish Tones ,Edible
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Usually grown as an Annual
Foliage:
Deciduous