Courgette Patio Star
Courgette Patio Star
Courgette Patio Star
Courgette Patio Star
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Courgette Patio Star

  • Delicious, glossy dark green courgettes – firm, tasty and refreshing.
  • Neat, compact, and heavy cropping, perfect for containers or the vegetable plot.
  • Highly nutritious – a good source of vitamins A, C and E.
  • Home-grown for superbly fresh and pesticide-free produce.
  • Supplied as 6 plug plants, ready to grow on and plant out when the risk of frost has passed.

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‘Patio Star’ is definitely appropriately named! This fast growing, heavy cropping courgette will crop all summer long with regular harvesting. It's neat and compact habit makes it ideal for growing in pots or containers as well as in the vegetable garden.

The glossy dark green skins are very thin, which makes these corgettes idea for cooking whole. For the best flavour, harvest as baby courgettes at about 10-15cm (4-6in) long. If not eaten immediately, they will keep well for a few days stored in the fridge.

The bright yellow flowers are also edible, use them as soon after picking as possible for best results. Try adding them to salads for extra colour and interest.

These easy to grow, attractive plants look great in the garden or on the patio, with their exotic looking flowers and temptingly tactile fruit drawing you eye.

Supplied as 6 plug plants, ready to grow on and plant out when the risk of frost has passed.

Plant Care Information

Perfect In Pots
Perfect In Pots
Plant In Sunshine
Plant In Sunshine
Protect From Frost
Protect From Frost
Edible
Edible
Easy To Grow
Easy To Grow

Top Tips

  • Pick your courgettes regularly to prolong the harvesting season.

Care Information

How to grow courgettes

  • Soak plug plants in water for several hours before potting up.
  • Courgettes are hungry plants, so prepare the soil well by digging in well rotted manure or compost.
  • Plant out into the vegetable garden or a large pot once the risk of frost has passed.
  • Water well and regularly, and feed weekly with a high potash fertiliser such as tomato feed.

Harvest

  • Cut courgettes from the plants when they're 10-15cm long, from June to October.

Planting/Flowering Calendar

Planting Time
Flowering Time
Fruiting Time
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec

Fully Grown Plant Dimensions (approx)

Plant Dimensions
45 cm
60 cm
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