Zucchini Plants

My Zucchini Have Flowers but No Zucchini Forming

Bernie Pinder added on June 26, 2011 | Answered

My zucchini have flowers but no zucchini forming. Why?

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Answered on June 27, 2011

This is typical behavior for curbit plants (squash, cucumber, melon). They will produce mostly male (non-fruiting) blossoms early in the season and will gradually start to produce more female blossoms as the season progresses. Give it some time and you will see it start fruiting. Here is how to tell a male from a female blossom: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/squash/female-male-squash-blossoms.htm

If you are seeing fruit but they are falling off, it is a pollination issue and these articles will help:

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