Full sun. Well drained soil.
Choose a sunny spot, enrich with fertilizer.
Add liquid lime & dolomite to prevent blossom end rot.
Sow 3-4 seeds into mounds of soil spaced 40cm apart and water well.
As seedlings grow, thin out seedlings and leave only the two strongest.
Mulch around the base of the plants with organic mulch.
Feed weekly with plant food.
Choose a pot at least 40cm wide and deep.
Position in full sun, fill with quality potting mix.
Follow seed->seedling->harvest guide.
Harvest when fruit is small and tender for best flavour.
Pick regularly to encourage more fruiting.
Allow fruit to stay on the vine (they can get quite large).
Seeds will be inside and you can also find endless ways to use the marrow flesh.
Zone 1 - Cool
October , November , December
Zone 2 - Temperate
January , September , October , November , December
Zone 3 - Subtropical
January , February , March , July , August , September , October , November , December