How to Harvest Zucchini Blossoms, Male vs. Female

Determining if a zucchini blossom is male or female.¬†¬†Examine the blossom stems, the male blossom has a long, slender stem, while the female blossom is on a short, bulbous stem which is the ovary (unfertilized zucchini). Only the male blossom has a stamen in the center of the flower. The pollen on the stamen pollinates…