High Mowing Organic Seeds - Short, thick cukes with blunt ends are perfect for pickles and delicious in salads.
Fruits have striped, medium green skin and a slightly tapered shape to fit in a pickle jar. A heavy producer with black spines. Developed by the National Pickle Packers Association; the cuke pickle growers asked for.
Organic and Open-Pollinated
Dark green skin with bright white flesh
Used for pickling
1/16 ounce (~25 Seeds)
Highly resistant to Cucumber Mosaic Virus, Scab
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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