How to increase zucchini crop: it will flourish all summer
Summer brings us harvests of healthy and tasty vegetables and zucchini is one of them. It will not only keep the figure healthy but also enrich the body with vitamins.
Zucchini is an unpretentious and easy-to-grow crop. OBOZREVATEL gathered effective tips to have an abundant harvest all summer long.
Correct soil for zucchini
Fertilizing with compost will significantly increase the yield of vegetables, making the soil friable and saturated with nutrients. This should be done just before planting the seeds.
How to water zucchinis
Abundant watering of the soil is the key to a good harvest. Moisture should penetrate to a depth of at least 50 centimeters. When the zucchini bush grows up, pour at least one bucket of water into the roots. But there is an important note: you can not water the plant with cold water, it is better to warm it in the sun.
When to cut zucchinis
Cut young vegetables in time. You will not only be able to enjoy a fresh and delicious zucchini but also allow a new ovary to grow in its place.
Don't forget to remove yellowed leaves to keep fungi from growing on them. Also remove sprouts that have no ovary. Thus, all the strength of the plant will go to the sprouts with fruit.
Previously OBOZREVATEL told how to prepare a universal fertilizer for vegetables.