Week 18 – May 05, 2021

Plant Information

Martini Cucumber

  • Martini Cucumber - Bloom
  • Martini Cucumber - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Cucumis sativus

Common Name: Slicing Cucumber, American Slicer

Hardiness Degree: 41°F (5.0°C)

Plant Habit: Spreading, Trailing

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Height: 6 - 12" (15 - 30cm)

Width: 48 - 72" (122 - 183cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Stands out from the competition for its non-yellowing, white exterior and earlier yields. Very tender, “no peel” skin if harvested at 5 to 6 in./13 to 15 cm length. Staying power in the heat of Summer. White interior is bitter-free, very sweet and crunchy. Best in-ground.

Grower Information:

  • Stands out from the competition for its non-yellowing, white exterior and earlier yields.
  • Very tender, “no peel” skin if harvested at 5 to 6 in./13 to 15 cm length, with white, bitter-free interior that is very sweet and crunchy.
  • Staying power in the heat of Summer.
  • Best in-ground.