Spacemaster Cucumber

Spacemaster Cucumber

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    Open pollinated.
    • 58 days.
    • Spacemaster Cucumber  is suitable for containers, small gardens and raised beds. Compact vigourous, plants, 24” diameter,  produce abundant dark green, smooth, 7"-8" slicing cucumbers.
    • Maintain production by picking promptly and not allowing fruits to develop seeds.
    • Gynoecious, mostly female flowers, grow alongside another variety for best yields.
    • Bitter free, resistant to Cucumber Mosaic Virus, scab, downy mildew and Powdery mildew.
    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.