Zucchini Plants

zucchini fruit staying small

Zone 6 | Linda Bailey added on June 3, 2014 | Answered

I have two zucchini plants in a large pot that I have been growing in a greenhouse. They are producing fruit now, but when the zucchini get 2-3" long they stop growing. They have been this size for the past six days.

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Answered on June 8, 2014

It is a pollination problem. In the greenhouse, they likely do not have any pollinators. You will need to hand pollinate. This article will help:

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