Zucchini Plants

Zucchini Blossoms Getting a Black Mold

Anonymous added on August 18, 2016 | Answered

After the blossom has bloomed, they close up and have a fuzzy black mold. I have removed the blossoms. Do I need to spray them? I have yet to have any fruit. I even tried to self pollinate them using a q-tip. Help me please.

Share this Question:
Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Check here if you would like to receive notifications every time this question is answered.
You are subscribed to receive notifications whenever this question is answered.
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on August 18, 2016

It does appear to be a moldy fungus on the flowers.
This is likely due to damp conditions in the garden.

Neem Oil would be a good treatment. It is safe for people, pets and bees.

Here are a few links for you.


Was this answer useful?
Looking for more?
Here are more questions about Zucchini Plants

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.