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Characteristics: Annual leaf vegetable
Seed per packet: Approx 80
Decorative, cucumber flavoured leaves. Remove the flower shoots to ensure a constant supply of young leaves. Use in salads, sauces and wine cups.
Adaptable to most garden soils but prefers a light well-drained, well fed soil in a sunny position.
Tropical: Spring to Autumn.
Temperate: Spring to Autumn.
Cold: Spring to Autumn.
Sow: 3mm deep.
For best results sow direct where they are to grow
Germination: 10-14 days.
Plant space: 20-30cm
Row space: 20-30cm
Maturity: 8-12 weeks
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.