Green Dragon Cucumber Seeds, Giant Cucumbers 30 to 45 cm Long!,Great for Your Home Garden! 100+ Premium Heirloom Seeds,(Isla’s Garden Seeds), 95% Germination Rate, Non GMO, Highest Quality
Cucumbers do not take well to transplanting, so either start them early in peat pots or plant them directly. Start them indoors about 2 weeks before frost, placing 3-4 seeds 1/2″ deep in the pot. Keep the air temperature at least 80 degrees F. When two or three leaves appear on each plant, cut off all but the strongest plant with a scissors. Before planting them, “harden” the seedlings by setting them outside during the day. They should be planted no sooner than a week after the last spring frost, when the air temperatures consistently average 65-75 degrees F. For planting them in a hill, place three seedlings or 7-8 seeds in each hill; space hills 4-5′ apart. If rows are preferable, plant seedlings 1′ apart or place 5 seeds within 1′ and later thin them. Cucumbers love heat and cannot endure even a light frost; if cold temperatures threaten, cover the seedlings. Since cucumbers love to climb, providing a trellis will save space in your garden and produce straighter cucumbers that are easier to pick; however, the vines will simply spread out over the ground if no trellis is provided. Some gardeners plant their cucumbers with corn, since the two plants benefit each other and the cucumbers will climb the corn. Planting several radishes with cucumbers seems to repel damaging cucumber beetles; however, cucumbers do not like being planted near potatoes or aromatic herbs.
Heirloom Seed Product Features:
One of the most impressive cucumbers available! Hence the name, produces delicious “Monster” cucumbers! This great slicing variety is sweet, non-bitter, and nearly acid free (burpless)! This hybrid variety produces long slender fruits 12-14 long.
Annual. 58 days. 18-24″ plant height. 24-36″ spacing. Produces 12-18″ cucumbers!! Wow!
Fantastic addition to your Home Garden! Seeds are great for Planting in Garden or for storing in a seed safe for emergency.
USDA Zones: 3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12: Latin Name: Cucumis sativus Type: Hybrid, Warm Season
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