Courgette, Starter plant

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Our Courgette starter plants are perfect if you want to grow your own courgettes this year. Buy yours from your trusted local grower. Imagine walking into your garden and picking your own, home grown, fresh cucumbers. No more having to visit the supermarket.
All of our fruit, veg & herb starter plants:
- Are grown in peat free, organic compost
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- Are grown in cardboard fully compostable pots, which are designed to be planted straight into the ground (zero waste)
- Are grown without the use of any nasty pesticides or fungicides here at Woodlark Nurseries
- Are grown by your trusted local grower, who care about what your putting in your body and cares for the environment

Courgette variety Tristan
A heavy-cropping variety with good flower and fruit development. Consistent large fruit size. Best taste once they get to around 20cm in length. Open plant habit which makes it easier for harvesting. Lovely flavoursome variety.

Courgette Care
Your cucumber plants will have been grown indoors with artificial heat and light to make sure they are as healthy as possible for you. This does however mean that you shouldn't put them straight outside when it's too cold. The general rule of thumb is to start putting your cucumber plants outside for a few hours a day from the middle of April  to acclimatise them (bring them in if a late frost looks likely). If your lucky enough to have your own greenhouse you can start planting a couple of weeks earlier, and if it is heated, even earlier. Regular feeding is best for courgettes as they are hungry plants and grow quickly.
 
Here's a great in-depth guide on how to care and get the best from your cucumbers
https://www.gardenersworld.com/how-to/grow-plants/how-to-grow-courgettes/ 

If you are looking for a good all round feed for your courgette plants, follow the link to our Miracle Grow liquid fertiliser below
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