LEMON CUCUMBER (65 days heirloom) - Pinetree Garden Seeds - Vegetables

LEMON CUCUMBER (65 days heirloom)


Germ 6-10 days
Heirloom 1894
Originated in 1894, the 3” fruits are round, pale yellow in color, with a white flesh that is easily digested and never bitter. Yields are very abundant. 25 seeds

Indoors- Individual biodegradable peat/cowpots 1/2” deep, 3-4 weeks before last frost with soil temperature 70 degrees. Transplant after last frost without disturbing the roots

Outdoors- 1/2” deep after last frost in warm soil at least 70 degrees

Harvest- Pick daily to keep the harvest flowing.

Tips- Plant in fertile soil amended with compost. Mulch and keep well watered. Trellising the vines allows for good air circulation and takes less space than hills and provides shade for heat sensitive crops like lettuce.