Zucchini Plants
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Zucchini on a Trellis

Anonymous added on April 20, 2011 | Answered

Is it possible to grow a zucchini plant up a trellis rather than on the ground? Or can I cut the stems of the zucchini so it doesn't take up too much space. If I cut back the stems, will it sprout new stems at the root base?

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Nikki
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Answered on April 21, 2011

Here is an article that you may find helpful: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/zucchini/pruning-zucchini-how-to-prune-zucchini-squash.htm

While it is possible to grow them on a trellis, fence, stepladder, etc., you could also choose the compact varieties, which are better suited for smaller areas.

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