Straight Eight Cucumbers are a favorite among gardeners. With white spines lining attractive green skin around crisp and juicy white flesh, they are hard to resist. Features small seeds in very uniform 20 cm (8") fruit.
Plant Type: Vegetable
Flavor: Sweet and crunchy
Preparation Ideas: Thinly slice 2 cucumbers (leaving skins on). Combine 1/4 cup vinegar, 1/4 cup water, 1 tablespoon sugar, salt and pepper. Pour sauce over cucumbers and stir well to combine flavors. Sliced onions and chopped dill can be added for additional flavor. Refrigerate until ready to eat.
Days to Germination: 8 to 10 days
Days to Maturity: 60 days
Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2")
Plant Spacing: 30 cm (12")
Row Spacing: 120 cm (48")
Instructions: Sow seed directly in soil once all danger of frost has passed. Soil must be fertile and rich in compost. May be started indoors before last frost. Roots should be disturbed as little as possible while transplanting.
Suggestions: Plant near beans, peas, tomatoes, cabbage and lettuce.
Product Weight: 2.5 grams