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botanical name:
Cucurbita pepo 'All Green Bush'
Cucurbita pepo 'All Green Bush' © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Courgette 'All Green Bush', Marrow, Zuccini
family:  Cucurbitaceae
characteristics: annual/biennial
height: 0.75m
width: 0.90m
growth rate: very fast
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
edible symbol edible
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 5 to 11
description:
Hardy annual vegetable. Vigorous, large bushy variety. Huge bright yellow flowers rapidly followed by green fruits which can be harvested while young as courgettes or left to develop into large marrows.

cultivation:
Moist, fertile soil in a sunny, sheltered position.

propagation:
From seed, sown under protection from March or directly outdoors after risk of frost.

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