High Mowing Organic Seeds -Marketmore 76 remains the most widely-planted open-pollinated slicer in the US!
Dark green fruits stay green and mild-tasting even under heat stress, while multiple disease resistances keep plants vigorous and highly productive across a long picking season. Showed good resistance to angular leaf spot and anthracnose in our trials.
Organic and Open-Pollinated
8-9" Dark green skin with bright white flesh
Used for fresh eating
1/16 ounce (~25 Seeds)
Highly resistant to Cucumber Mosaic Virus, Scab, and Powdery Mildew
Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors in 12" diameter hills after the last frost when soil is warm. Space hills 6' apart in all directions. Can also be started indoors 2-4 weeks before the last frost for an earlier harvest. Cucumbers benefit from consistent moisture. Provide support for vines to save space.
Plant 6-8 Seeds on a Hill once soil warms to 75 degrees
Plant 1" Deep
Thin to 3 or 4 plants
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