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Straight Eight Slicing Cucumber

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Straight Eight Slicing Cucumber

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Tip-top slicing cuke is perfectly straight! Dark green, 8-in. fruits-a uniform 2 1/2 in. across—have a small seed cavity and crisp,fine-grained flesh. 65 DAYS.
Product Details
  • FormVine, annual.
  • LightFull sun.
  • Height4 - 6 inches.
  • SpreadVine.
  • Spacing12 - 18 inches between plants; 4 - 5 feet between hills; 4 - 5 feet between rows.
  • Zones3 - 9 annual.
  • FoliageGreen foliage.
  • Flower FormSmall yellow flowers.
  • BloomsSummer until first frost.
  • FruitStraight, block-like, smooth fruits. Dark green skin with a white flesh. 8 inches long x 2.5 inches in diameter.
  • Germination8 - 10 days.
  • Soil RequirementsFertile, well-drained, sandy loam soil. soil; pH 7.0-7.8.
  • Growth RateModerate to fast growth rate.
  • Seed CountApproximately 100 seeds per packet.; 1/4 oz. is approximately 250 seeds; 1 oz. is approximately 1,000 seeds and 1/4 lb. is approximately 4,000 seeds.
  • CommentsVery vigorous. Small seed cavity. A very heavy yielder. An All-America Selections winner in 1935. Free from stippling. Sweet and mild.
  • Yield120 pounds per 100 foot row.
  • Botanical NameCucumis sativus 'Straight Eight'; Family: Cucurbitaceae (Cucumber Family)
  • Depth1 inch.
  • Days To Maturity65 days.
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