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CUCUMBER Richmond River Green Apple

Stock: 291 Available

Cucumis sativus

Family: Cucurbitaceae

Characteristics: Annual creeping vine

Seed per packet: 12

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This is an old Australian heirloom round Apple variety with oval green fruits and crispy white flesh. Grows to around 12 cm (5”) First pickings in around 70 days from seed.

If left to seed they can grow up to four kilos in weight.

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

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

Sow: 1cm deep
Best sown direct in a sunny well drained position 3-4 seeds in a mound. Thin to the strongest two plants in each mound.
Plant space: 30cm
Row Space: 100 cm
Germination: 6-10 days
Maturity: 6-8 weeks


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