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CUCUMBER Marketmore

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Cucumis sativus

Family: Cucurbitaceae

Characteristics: Annual creeping vine

Seed per packet: 15

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This variety produces 20 cm long mildly sweet cucumbers with dark green skin. Vines produce good yields of excellent flavoured slicing cucumbers.

A traditional American variety with such wide adaptation it is now also grown in Australia and Europe.

High resistant to viruses and disease.

Adaptable to most good garden soils that is well-drained in a sunny position; provide adequate food and water.

Tropical: Spring & Autumn
Temperate: Spring & Summer.
Cool climate: Late Spring & Summer

Sow: 1cm deep
Best sown direct in a sunny well drained position 3-4 seeds in a mound. Thin to the strongest two plants in each mound.
Plant space: 30cm
Row Space: 100 cm
Germination: 6-10 days
Maturity: 6-8 weeks


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