Dec 7, 2019  Week: 49

Patio Snacker Cucumber

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Scientific Name : Cucumis sativus

Common Name : Slicing Cucumber, American Slicer

Plant Habit : Climbing

Spacing : 6 - 12" (15 - 30cm)

Height : 36 - 60" (91 - 152cm)

Width : 36 - 60" (91 - 152cm)

Exposure : Sun

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Seed supplied as: Raw.

Class : American slicer

Flower Type : Monoecious, parthenocarpic

Habit : Compact vine

Fruit Characteristics : Medium green skin, moderately spined

Fruit Size : 6-8 in./15-20 cm long x 1.5-2 in./4-5 cm wide

Days to maturity from direct seed : 50-55

  • Controlled yet vigorous variety produces short, branching vines.
  • Fruit has good flavour, crunchy texture and non-bitter peel.
  • High-yielding with continuous harvest.
  • Great for large containers with a small trellis; works well in pack/pot programs.