Zucchini Plants
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water on zucchini leaves

jorgeandrada1@yahoo.com added on April 28, 2015 | Answered

Should you get zucchini leaves wet when watering? When my wife waters our vegetables, she always gets the leaves wet. Doesn't it mold?

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shelley
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Answered on April 28, 2015

Use a soaker hose or other method to water zucchini plants below their leaves. Watering overhead manually or with a sprinkler can cause the zucchini plants to develop powdery mildew.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/zucchini/growing-zucchini.htm

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