Cucumber - Striped - Cucumis melo (flexuosus group)
Tender annual Heirloom. Introduced from Armenia to Italy in the 1400s, this unusual and attractive 12"-18" cucumber is always sweet and crispy, even when fruit is large. Thin-skinned, green with ridges has a dense flesh, few seeds, and a pleasant, mild flavor, it is perfect for the fresh market. Also know as the Painted Serpent. Handle carefully to avoid bruising. Thrives in hot weather.
Did You Know? Botanically, Armenian cucumbers are a close relative of the honeydew melon.
Soil Temperature: 65-70°F
Planting Depth: 1/2"-1"
Germination: 4-12 Days
Height At Maturity: 4'-6'
Days To Maturity: 60-70 Days
Sun/Shade: Partial Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 6"-12"
Approx Seeds per Pack: 50 Seeds
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