Courgette Bush Baby Seeds
Info: The courgette Bush Baby regularly produces small, particularly aromatic baby courgettes. You get the most instense taste by harvesting the courgettes from a length of 10-15cm. The plant grows bushy. If the fruits are ripened, the can be used as gourds.
Sowing & cultivation: The sowing of the courgette seeds should be done in pots at the end of March. At a temperature of 20°C, they germinate within a week. From the end of May, when all the frosts are over, can be planted as pre-grown plants. Each plant needs about 1-1,5m². For sowing,2-3 grains per sowing site covered with earth in 3-fold seed starch and kept moist, the waekest emerged plants should be removed. Courgettes need a nutritious soil with a lot of compost. Regular, generous water is also required. A Problem can be the snail attack. Preventive measures by worm cranks or worm cores are recommended.
|Botanical name||Cucurbita pepo|
|Sowing||March to May|
|Harvesting||July - October|