Cucumber- Armenian

Cucumber- Armenian

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Cucumis Flexuosus | Packet

Standard Seed Packet, 20 Seeds

'Cucumber- Armenian' seeds

Cucumis flexuosus
  • Summer salad vegetable
  • Grows as long as 90cm
  • Also known as "Snake Cucumber" or "Yard Long Cucumber"

Summer salad vegetable. Long pale green heavily ribbed fruits with small seed cavity and mild flavour. Does not need peeling; is eaten skin and all. Fruit grows up to 90cm but is best when picked at around 30cm. To achieve straight fruit grow on a trellis. Also known as Snake Cucumber and Yard Long Cucumber. Ideal for salads. Heavy cropping.

Seeds per gram: 30
Product code: C2-12

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Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 10mm
Season Spring(or after frost) and summer
Germination 7-14 days @ 20-25°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost tender Annual
Row Spacing 120cm
Plant Spacing 40cm
Position Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 50-75 days

*Notes: Can be grown on ground or as a climber. Pick regularly to encourage more fruit. Avoid overhead watering.