Zucchini Plants

zucchini yellow leaves

Zone 64746 | mreichle added on June 21, 2013 | Answered

I've planted some zucchini in my garden and when the leaves touch the ground, they turn yellow. What can I do to stop this from happening?

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Answered on June 22, 2013

Try placing sections of newspaper over the soil immediately around the plant. It will act as a mulch to both conserve water and keep weeds down. Plus, it will keep the leaves off the soil.

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