Week 21 – May 23, 2019

Plant Information

Fresh Pickles Cucumber

Marketing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Cucumis sativus

Common Name: Pickling Cucumbers

Hardiness Degree: 0°F (-17.8°C)

Plant Habit: Climbing

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Height: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Width: 36 - 54" (91 - 137cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Short vining plant for garden or container.
Great flavor with a nice crunch.
Well-branched and free-flowering – can produce high yields.

Grower Information:
Exclusively Burpee!

Planter-perfect variety produces up to 50 crunchy cucumbers per plant on compact, 4-ft. (1.2-m) vines. Fast-turn crop is ideal for selling in large containers in bloom or with small fruit developing. Fruit grows to 5 in. (13 cm) and makes exceptional pickles. 
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