This excellent burpless hybrid is easy to grow and delivers a large yield of top-grade fruit. The cucumbers are uniform producing dark-green fruit that grow to about 9-10" long. It is resistant to downy mildew, powdery mildew and other diseases. This variety is suitable for open field growing and has a monoecious flowering habit (plant produces both male and female flowers).
Warm season annual
Approx. 10-20 seeds in packet. (A seed will vary in weight and size within a given seed lot. The number of seeds stated is only an estimate.)
Maturity: Approx. 60 days
Planting season: Late spring to early summer
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Cultivation: Prepare fertile, well-drained soil. Sow seeds in spring/summer after last frost in a warm, sunny location. Or start seeds indoors and transplant when weather warms. Keep soil moist. Fertilize as needed. Optimum growing temperatures are 75°F daytime and 60°F at night. Train to climb a vertical support for better air circulation, straighter fruits and ease of harvest.
Please note: Maturity, adaptability and disease tolerance may differ under your specific climate and/or growing conditions.
Culinary tips: Enjoy fresh in salads, pickled or cooked in soup.
Kitazawa Seed Company 201 4th Street, #206 Oakland, CA 94607