Seed Freaks - Cucumber - Armenian
Seed Freaks – Cucumber – Armenian
CUCUMBER: ARMENIAN – SNAKE CUCUMBER
(CUCUMIS MELO VAR. FLEXUOSUS)
No need to peel this long thin, pale ribbed cucumber that’s not really a
cucumber but a muskmelon!
Mild, sweet flesh, high in Vitamins A, C & K.
a vigorous vine – best trellised.
They perform better in a warm/hot climate.
Best eaten at 30cm but will grow to 90cm.
A 15th century Armenian heirloom.
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: Late SEP, OCT NOV, DEC
Temperate: SEP – MAR
Sub – Tropical: JUL – APR
Tropical: FEB – OCT
Arid: AUG – MAR
Sow direct 5-10mm deep in 2-3’s, 30cm apart and keep moist.
Avoid overhead watering though foliar sprays with seaweed. Spray will reduce mildew.
Consistent watering required.
Prolific producer over a long period
DAYS TO HARVEST
APPROX 30 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN
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