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CUCUMBER Armenian Snake - CUCUMIS melo 10g

SKU: V 375.-10g
Stock: Out Of Stock
Restrictions: NZ Prohibited

Family: Cucurbitaceae
Characteristics: Annual creeping vine

Seed per packet: Approx. 15
Seed per gram:  Approx. 30

Size:
$17.50 AUD Excl. GST

This crisp and attractive cucumber was originally introduced from Armenia to Italy in the 15th century. 
Its fruit remains sweet even when it grows to a larger size, and it boasts a thin skin, and dense flesh, and contains few seeds.

Its mild flavour is pleasant and often compared to a melon with a cucumber taste. It is easy to digest and burpless, like the English cucumber, and does not require peeling or seeding.
It grows equally well when planted on the ground or a trellis, and its fruit can grow to approximately 70-90 cm in length.

Cucumbers are a warm-season crop; they will thrive when grown under full sun. The best way to sow them is in well-drained soil with compost and mature animal manure mixed trough.
Sow 2-3 seeds in a mound and thin to the strongest two directly in the garden 10mm deep and 50cm apart, with rows 100cm apart. Keep soil moist and avoid drying out.
Germination occurs in around 5-10 days at an optimum soil temperature of 18-34°C
Tropical: Spring and Autumn
Temperate: Spring and Summer.
Cool climate: Late Spring and summer.

Please do not be too hasty to discard seeds that do not germinate; seeds will often lay dormant until the conditions are similar to their natural germination requirements.
As with all seeds, they must have adequate water to keep them moist but not too wet.

Please note:
These growth notes are provided as guidance only and do not guarantee successful germination.

If you are uncertain about the requirements for importing seeds into your country, do not hesitate to contact our Export Manager at Australian Seed.

Being a registered Export Establishment, we have an officer who can help you obtain Phytosanitary certificates if needed.

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