Belonging to the Cucurbita genus (Cucurbita pepo var. cylindrica 'Dark Green'), Dark Green is a variety of Zucchini. Dark Green is a hybrid variety. Blooms appear in these approximate colours: Fluorescent orange. The mature flowers are of a Single hose-in-hose form. When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours: Lincoln green. Leaves appear approximately as a La Salle Green colour.
Prolific! A vigorous, productive bush variety with a yield that is concentrated within a short period of time. Dark green fruits are mottled with pale green flesh. Delicate taste.Dark Green grows as an Annual and is a Vegetable. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Dark Green is known for its Forb habit and growing to a height of approximately 90.0 cm (2.93 feet). This variety tends to bloom in early summer.
Italy is believed to be where Dark Green originates from.
Due to how easy it is to grow in a variety of conditions, Dark Green Zucchini is great for beginner gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.
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How to grow Zucchini 'Dark Green'
Growing Dark Green from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Dark Green about 42 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Dark Green
By our calculations, you should look at planting out Dark Green about 14 days after your last frost date.
Harvesting Dark Green
Zucchini 'Dark Green' information
How long does Dark Green take to grow?
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