Re: [gardeners] New readers

Margaret Lauterbach (
Thu, 09 Apr 1998 07:08:10 -0600

>>Are you going to plant zucchini this year Liz?  Chuck hasn't eaten all
>>that's in the freezer, but I'm going to replant anyway.  Garden Writers of
>>America Assn. wants to grow a million pounds of food for the hungry, and I
>>think I might be able to do that all by myself, with the right seeds.  What
>>do you think?  Margaret
>The way Liz talked about her zukes last year you might get a million pounds
>off of one plant.
One item overlooked in Liz's outrage over green thighs was the fact that I
also grew the same zucchini last year, as I had the year before that.  I
started with two hills, not eleven.  It is the best zucchini I've eaten or
grown, but not the longest-keeping.  The plain old cheap seeds "black"
zucchini will last until the end of the next millenium if you leave it
alone.  Margaret