Zucchini- Fordhook

Cucurbita pepo


Standard seed packet, 10 seeds

$1.50
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Zucchini- Fordhook

Cucurbita pepo


  • Vegetable
  • Excellent flavour
  • Tender flesh


Vigorous bush producing long, straight, green speckled fruit. Excellent flavour. Creamy white tender flesh. Good yield. Released in 1942.


How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct
Sowing Depth: 20mm
When: Spring and summer (or after frost)
Germination: 7-14 days @ 21-35°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Frost tender Annual
Row Spacing: 100cm
Plant Spacing: 75cm
Position: Part or full sun, moist well drained soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 50-60 days
*Notes: Best when picked at around 15-20cm. Picking regularly encourages more fruit. Susceptible to mildew.

(Product number: D4-16)
Seeds per gram: 8 seeds


SKU D4-16
Shipping Weight 0.0019kg
Botanical name: Cucurbita pepo
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 10 seeds
Seeds per gram: 8
Photo credits:

Photo by Glenn / CC BY-SA 2.0

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