zucchini

Zucchini is an easy to grow vegetable in the squash family. It is prolific, meaning it will produce many vegetables during peak season. Zucchini bread is one of the most popular and delicious recipes for this vegetable!

Exposure: Sun

Size: 18 to 24 in

Sprout time: Summer

When to plant: After Danger of Frost

Fun Facts:

– Zucchini were brought to the U.S by the Italians in the 1920’s.

– The name zucchini comes from the Italian word ‘zucca’, meaning ‘squash’.

– April 25th is National Zucchini bread day!