The Great Zuchinni

Welcome to the Big Zucchini.

Here you can find everything you need to know about Zucchini including:

Check out our latest Recipe – Savory Zucchini Biscotti!

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE ZUCCHINI TO GROW?

These are estimates for how long Zucchini takes to Zucchini to sprout, grow and harvest.

ZUCCHINI – DAYS TO GERMINATION

How long does it take Zucchini to germinate?
9 days Average 9 days | Min 2 days | Max 87 days

ZUCCHINI – DAYS TO TRANSPLANT

How long until I can plant out Zucchini?
+ 21 days Average 21 days | Min 1 days | Max 74 days

ZUCCHINI – DAYS TO MATURITY

How long until Zucchini is ready for harvest / bloom?
+ 53 days Average 53 days | Min 16 days | Max 119 days

ZUCCHINI – TOTAL GROWING DAYS

How long does it take to grow Zucchini?  83 days

Sneak Some Zucchini Onto Your Neighbor’s Porch Night – August 8th!

You know what you need to do. . .  Sneak Some Zucchini Onto Your Neighbor’s Porch Night is coming, and don’t pass up the chance to dump some product again this year!

In case you did not know, this auspicious occasion falls on August 8th every year.

Under light of full moon, either stark naked or wearing full army camouflage, carrying a machete or any garden implement, run a muck in your zucchini patch, cutting and slashing. Be sure to thank Mother Nature for her bounty before and after this cathartic experience.

Did you know that Zucchini’s are actually in the Pumpkin Family? 

Both the Squash and Pumpkin families are native to the American tropics.

 

Zucchini Recipes of the Month!

One of my favorite recipe for when I feel like bringing on french fries because it’s just been one of those days.

Baked Zucchini Fries

Zucchini Recipe Ingredients
2 zucchini, each cut into 16 wedges
3 large egg whites
1/2 teaspoon of salt

Quick Zucchini Recipe Directions

Preheat oven to 500° F. In a large bowl, beat egg whites until stiff and fluffy. Add the zucchini wedges and toss to coat. Let sit for 5 minutes.

Arrange zucchini, cut side down, on baking sheet covered in foil and sprayed with cooking spray. Bake the wedges, turning once, for about 15 minutes. Let stand for about a minute before serving.

Below is our Big Zucchini Mascot – Formed from a Zucchini and Mr. Potato Head set.

Big Zucchini Mascot