Heirloom Straight Eight, Heirloom, (100 SEEDS) GREAT For Slicing, Salads,Snacks !
A traditional and reliable heirloom variety that produces 7-8 inch, lightly striped fruits on vigorous vines. Large, cucumbers are excellent for slicing into summer salads. All-America Selections winner. Harvest in 63 days
Cucumbers are native to Africa and Asia and has been cultivated for 3000 years.Our heirloom Straight Eight Cucumber is the perfect size for slicing, salads, dips
and can be ground to make dill or sweet relish.This cucumber was introduced in 1935 and has been a favorite all around cucumber ever since.
This cucumber has smooth, straight, dark green, 8 inch fruits. Fruits average 8 inches with blocky ends.They are great producers and you will be rewarded with
lots of cucumbers at harvest time. To keep cucumbers to continue producing, keep the vines picked.
- Traditional and Reliable Heirloom Variety
- 7-8 inch Lightly Striped Fruits
- Vigorous Vines
- Large Cucumbers Excellent for Salads
Vegetable Botanical Name: Cucumis sativus
Other Common Names: Straight 8
Vegetable Duration: Annual
Vegetable Days to Maturity: 63
Vegetable Height: 6” to 12”
Vegetable Spacing: 24” to 36”
Vegetable Planting: Direct sow outside after danger of last frost. Plant in hills of 2-3 plants per hill at 36”-48” apart, and 1/2“ below soil surface.
65 days to harvest.
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