Calypso Cucumber (F1)

Calypso Cucumber (F1)

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  • Hybrid 52 days. Gynoecious (sets all female flowers).  
  • Calypso Cucumber produces an abundance medium dark green cucumbers with white spines, one of the most prolific varities.
  • Best picked at 4” for eating and pickling. 
  • Good disease resistance, Angular Leaf Spot, Anthracnose, Cucumber Mosaic Virus, Powdery Mildew, Scab. 
  • Pick early in the day for crisper cucumbers. 

Planting Directions:  Sow seed in spring after all danger of frost is past and the soil temperature is between 60? to 95?. Plant seed 1/2” to 1” deep in hills of  4-6 seeds spaced 2-3’ apart. Prepare the soil in early spring incorporating rich compost or a general garden fertilizer as soil requires. Sow transplants indoors 4 weeks before setting out in the garden. Cucumber is a warm weather vegetable, maintain soil temperatures of  70? to 80?. Regular, generous watering after the blossoms appear boosts yields and produces uniform, non-bitter fruits. Trellis vine types for straighter cucumbers and better production.