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Nov 29, 2022  Week: 48

Quick Snack Edible Potted Cucumber

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  • Edible Potted Cucumber Quick Snack Bloom
  • Edible Potted Cucumber Quick Snack Container
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Scientific Name : Cucumis sativus

Common Name : Cucumber

Blooming Season : Summer, Autumn, Late Summer, Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring

Plant Habit : Climbing, Trailing

Spacing : 15 - 20" (38 - 51cm)

Height : 20 - 24" (51 - 61cm)

Width : 15 - 20" (38 - 51cm)

Exposure : Sun

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Seed supplied as: Raw.

Class : Cocktail

Flower Type : Parthenocarpic

Fruit Characteristics : Dark green skin, smooth

Fruit Size : 1.5-2.5 in./4-6 cm long x 1 in./3 cm wide

Days to maturity from direct seed : 38-45

Buy. Eat. Repeat!
The Kitchen Minis collection includes potted vegetable plants consumers can grow inside on a sunny windowsill or counter without a garden! They can also be grown outside as tabletop patio varieties.
Easy-to-grow Kitchen Minis encourage consumers to harvest and enjoy their own homegrown vegetables, then when the plant is finished fruiting, buy a fresh, new plant to harvest from every few weeks!
  • Plants benefit from being trellised to keep upright and pinched when plant reaches top of trellis.
  • Deliciously crisp and sweet cucumbers for your recipes! Eat fresh off the plant, or add to a vegetable platter or fresh salad. 
  • Produces handfuls of small, cocktail-sized cucumbers over a few weeks.
  • Parthenocarpic variety will set fruit without a pollinator! Perfect for growing indoors or on a balcony. If grown on its own, fruit will be seedless. If grown next to other cucumbers with male flowers, there is potential to set seed.  
  • Be sure to place it in a location with high light and keep well-watered to allow fruit to mature.
  • Fruit can be picked when it is 2 to 2.5 in./5 to 6 cm long.

Plug crop time (weeks): direct sow or 128-cell tray, 1
Potting to sale (weeks): 6
Pot size: 6-8 in./15-20 cm