gourd family, cucurbit family Cucumis sativus

Long one from Zurich cucumber

The name says it all: This vigorous variety produces respectable yield of long, dark green cucumbers, which can easily get 30-40cm long. Crispy and delicate in taste. A traditional variety from Zurich.

Sow from middle of April: Two seeds per 8cm pot or directly in the open from middle of May. Plant distances 50x50cm. Nutrient-rich soil, compost and layer of mulch beneficial. For higher efficiency plant lettuce, turnips or radish in between the young cucumber plants.

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07290
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3.95 CHF
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