Summer Top Cucumber (F1)
- Hybrid 55 days.
- Long, 9"-11" straight bright green Summer Top Cucumber is nearly smooth and spineless, burpless and easy to grow.
- Plants bear for everal weeks, tolerate heat well and are highly mildew resistant.
- This japanese variety produces especially straight fruit when trellised.
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.