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Post  thegreatcob on 9/23/2012, 10:19 pm

does any one have series of pictures detailing the process do to training a bush zucchini up a pole,due fact several posters on British garden web site don't believe it is possible and never bother to take picture of it myself.
I remember Mel or someone else detailing the process on web somewhere but have since lost the link.


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Re: pictures training a bush zucchini up a pole.

Post  camprn on 9/23/2012, 10:28 pm

At 5:30 is where he talks about growing the zukes vertically.

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Post  thegreatcob on 9/23/2012, 10:48 pm

good try but the variety he is growing up pole in video is vine variety of zucchini not a bush variety
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Re: pictures training a bush zucchini up a pole.

Post  camprn on 9/24/2012, 6:41 am

Well, Cob, I did try, and your welcome. Good luck finding it. As far as I know most summer squashes are bush varieties as opposed to say a pumpkin, that grows 15+foot vines.

Did you have a particular variety in mind?

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Post  thegreatcob on 9/24/2012, 9:24 am

any standard black /dark green zucchini variety will do .
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Post  camprn on 9/24/2012, 10:46 am

Please be sure to post links to what you find.

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Post  southern gardener on 9/24/2012, 10:51 am

My "bush" variety zucchini grows just like the one in the video. puts out a long main stem, with fruits growing off to the side. I don't know that I've ever seen a vine type zucchini??
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Post  Goosegirl on 9/25/2012, 8:07 pm

The one I planted this season, thinking it was a bush, ended up being a vining type and spread over 2 boxes and the lawn.....

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Post  camprn on 10/6/2012, 10:52 am

Hey Cob, have you found the info you were looking for about this subject? Inquiring minds want to know. Wink

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Post  southern gardener on 10/6/2012, 11:47 am

camprn wrote:Hey Cob, have you found the info you were looking for about this subject? Inquiring minds want to know. Wink

Camp...I think the vid you posted is the correct one. I'm trying it on my "non vining" zucchini in our garden, and it's working just like in the video...
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Post  jarity on 4/18/2015, 8:19 am

An old topic but i was doing some research recently about confining the zucchini and thought to add these links

http://thewealthyearth.com/growing-zucchini-vertically/

http://thewealthyearth.com/page/27/
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