Courgette Defender

£7.99
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Courgette Defender

Pack of 6

(Code V716)

£7.99

Pack of 18

(Code V717)

£15.98
Courgette 'Defender' is a high yielding dark green courgette with good resistance to mildew and mosaic virus and long cropping season. Winner of the RHS Award of Garden Merit, and it's easy to see why! Easy to grow and pick, this courgette plant perfect for gardener's of all skill and experience.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour N/A
Foliage Colour Green
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
Delivery Delivery throughout April

Key Product Information

Delivery throughout April

Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

N/A

Foliage Colour

Green

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun

Plant Size

Mature Height 45cm
Mature Spread 90cm
Plant Spacing 90cm
Annual Growth 45cm
Plant Spacing

90cm

Annual Growth

45cm

Mature Height

45cm

Mature Spread

90cm

Soil Type Fertile, well drained soil
Soil Type

Fertile, well drained soil

Easy to grow and harvest, courgettes are a beauty to have in the allotment or garden. When you receive your courgette plant, it'll come as a 4cm handy plug. This makes the planting process much easier. Postion in a protected area away from harsh weather and plant in mid-spring for best results. Cover with netting once planted to protect against pests like birds and slugs. Harvest in June-October.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour N/A
    Foliage Colour Green
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    Delivery Delivery throughout April

    Key Product Information

    Delivery throughout April

    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    N/A

    Foliage Colour

    Green

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 45cm
    Mature Spread 90cm
    Plant Spacing 90cm
    Annual Growth 45cm
    Annual Growth

    45cm

    Mature Height

    45cm

    Mature Spread

    90cm

    Plant Spacing

    90cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Soil Type

    Fertile, well drained soil

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Easy to grow and harvest, courgettes are a beauty to have in the allotment or garden. When you receive your courgette plant, it'll come as a 4cm handy plug. This makes the planting process much easier. Postion in a protected area away from harsh weather and plant in mid-spring for best results. Cover with netting once planted to protect against pests like birds and slugs. Harvest in June-October.
  • Video planting guides