Cucumber-Armenian
Cucumber-Armenian

Cucumber-Armenian

Brand: Whitwam Organics
Item Number: 3220-01

Regular price $3.75 On Sale

Estimated Arrival: Between Aug 01 and Aug 06. * ETA for USA only

Armenian Cucumber

 Cucumis melo var. flexuosus

They are long, flexible and tastes like cucumber and so called snake-cucumber. They are good source of potassium, vitamin A, vitamin C and vitamin K. It contains dietary fibers and water that helps in indigestion. Best to eat when 12” long and 2” across. Creamy flesh and offers a superb flavor. They can be a tad susceptible to powdery mildew, so make sure you are finishing up before summer rains, or the short, cool days of December.

Days to germination

 7-14 days

Days to maturity

60-75 days

Life cycle

Annual

Plant time

 Central Florida- Late Winter/Early Spring and Late Summer

Spacing

19-26 inches

Sun

6 hours sunlight

Soil temperature

70-85 degrees

Optimum soil P.H

5.6- 7.5

Height

36-72 inches

Harvest

Late Spring/Very Early Summer and Mid Fall

Armenian Cucumber

 Cucumis melo var. flexuosus

They are long, flexible and tastes like cucumber and so called snake-cucumber. They are good source of potassium, vitamin A, vitamin C and vitamin K. It contains dietary fibers and water that helps in indigestion. Best to eat when 12” long and 2” across. Creamy flesh and offers a superb flavor. They can be a tad susceptible to powdery mildew, so make sure you are finishing up before summer rains, or the short, cool days of December.

Days to germination

 7-14 days

Days to maturity

60-75 days

Life cycle

Annual

Plant time

 Central Florida- Late Winter/Early Spring and Late Summer

Spacing

19-26 inches

Sun

6 hours sunlight

Soil temperature

70-85 degrees

Optimum soil P.H

5.6- 7.5

Height

36-72 inches

Harvest

Late Spring/Very Early Summer and Mid Fall