Homemade Pickles is a great pickling cucumber. These vigorous, disease-resistant plants produce baskets full of perfectly shaped, bright green cukes with crisp and flavourful flesh. Pick at 4 cm. for tiny pickles and up to 15 cm for large dills. Use them to make tiny French cornichons or big garlic dills. Heirloom. Maturity 55 Days
How To Grow
Cucumbers grow best in a wind-sheltered site with rich, warm sandy loam. Sow seed when the danger o..
Cucamelon AKA mouse melon, Mexican sour gherkin, Mexican miniature watermelon & Mexican sour cucumber. These tiny watermelons lookalikes have a refreshing flavour and bags of personality. Their lush vines will produce masses of fruit throughout the summer with a ‘cucumber and lime’ taste. They are ready when they are grape-sized and still firm to the touch. Easy to grow. Vigorous climber/trailer. Pest and drought resistant. Origin: Mexico.
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Straight Eight was an all-America winner for 1935! Smooth, straight, deep green
8-inch fruits with rounded blunt ends. Early, vigorous and prolific; tolerates mosaic virus. A superb heirloom variety that has stood the test of time. Best picked when 8". Maturity 52 Days
How To Grow
Cucumbers grow best in a rich, warm, sandy loam soil. Before planting, work into the native soil 30 cm (12") deep large amounts of garden compost or composted manure. A..