The pale, cool jewels of summer! These crisp, juicy Armenian cucumbers offer a subtle, sweet, delicious flavor to warm-weather cuisine. These pale green, thin-skinned cukes need never be peeled! Grow on a trellis. Approx. 70 days.
Cultural data: field planting
Growing season: warm season
Days to maturity: 60-70 days
Germination relative to soil temperature: optimum 60-70ºF.
Cultural information: sow seeds mid June, ½" deep, about 2" apart in rows 5' to 6' apart.
Seed count: approx. 1,125 seeds/oz. or 18,000 seeds/lb.
Projected seed usage: 1 oz./100 ft. rows, 4 lb./acre.
Diseases and pests: important to select disease resistant varieties.
Harvesting: to ensure a continuous crop, keep picking as they mature.