I thought I was so smart. I wasn’t going to be fooled by the temptress that is a zucchini plant. I remember the pleading calls of zucchini growers from last year. “What can you do with excess zucchinis??????????” In Western Australia, you cannot give them away in summer.
I went to visit my neighbour, Renate, last week to strip her cumquat tree and we got chatting. Before I knew it, and when my defences were down, she asked, ‘Would you like some zucchini?” “Just one”, I knowingly replied, visualising a kitchen full of the monsters. Continue reading