Week 21 – May 23, 2019

Plant Information

Straight Eight Cucumber

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Cucumis sativus

Common Name: Slicing Cucumber

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Blooming Season: Summer, Late Summer, Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring

Plant Habit: Climbing

Water: Medium

Spacing: 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Height: 4 - 5" (10 - 13cm)

Width: 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: High-quality and flavor slicing cucumber has an even, deep green color on the outside.

Grower Information:

Named for its perfectly straight, 8-in. (20-cm) long fruit, this slicing cucumber has long been prized for its high quality and flavor, and its even, deep green color. Vigorous, productive vines benefit from trellising.