These iconic cucumbers were first developed at Cornell University in New York. Since then, they have been the go-to for millions of people looking for a great slice of cucumber. This plant will grow vines of up to 6 feet long and produce a bounty of 9-11 inch long, dark green fruit. This is one of the most disease-resistant varieties of cucumbers out there.
Soil Temp. for Germination: 65-90°F
Days to Maturity: 55
Sowing Indoors: Not recommended, but seeds may be started indoors as long as great care is taken to transplant no later than 3 weeks after sowing.
Sowing Outdoors: Direct sow when temperatures reach at least 60°F. This avoids the cool weather that is conducive to powdery mildew. Keep the seed bed moist but not wet. Space hills 3-4 feet apart in all directions.
Growing Tips: Mulches and/or floating row covers can greatly improve growth. Cucumbers can be trained to trellis to save garden space.
What's In The Package: 1 gram of seeds
Certifications: USDA Certified Organic and Demeter Biodynamic Certified