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Q.Mature Zucchini

Anonymous added on May 2, 2011 | Answered

How will I know when it’s time to pick my zucchini? I can’t tell when it’s fully grown and ready to pick.

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Answered on May 3, 2011

You want to pick it when it is quite small for the best flavor, 6-8 inches long is ideal. Plus, when you harvest when they are small, they produce more fruit to make up for it.

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