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CUCUMBER Jefferson (Heirloom) CUCUMIS sativus

Cucumis sativus

Stock: Available

SKU Code: V 638


Family: Cucurbitaceae
Characteristics: Annual creeping vine

Seed per packet: Approx 15
Seed per gram: 35

This is a type of cucumber that has yellow skin and is known for its traditional texture and taste. It can grow up to 20 cm in length and 8 cm in diameter. These cucumbers are easy to cultivate and tend to thrive in regions where summers are shorter. They mature quickly and require less heat to ripen compared to other cucumber varieties. To grow them, you can either provide support for the vines or let them trail along the ground.

Adaptable to most good garden soils that are well-drained in a sunny position; provide adequate food and water.

Tropical: Spring & Autumn
Temperate: Spring & Summer.
Cool climate: Late Spring and summer

Sow: 1cm deep
Plant space: 30cm
Row Space: 100 cm
Germination: 6-10 days
Maturity: 6-8 weeks

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