2 packs Cucumber seeds - Lemon cucumber and Marketmore
Great value double pack of cucumber seeds
Cucumber - Lemon
An unusual cucumber variety that produces 'lemon shaped' fruits. Light yellow skin and white flesh. Matures after around 60 daysGreat novelty and very mild, sweet and never bitter. Best harvested at lime size. Lemon Cucumber is a popular older variety, and very productive These unusual cucumbers will keep producing throughout summer as long as you keep on picking the cucumbers. They are also very easy to grow and do well in areas that have short summers, as the fruits mature faster and need less heat to ripen than most cucumbers Cucumber Lemon is also Rust and drought resistant
Can also be grown in large containers / pots.
Qty - 20 seeds
CUCUMBER - Marketmore
A popular variety producing heavy yields of Dark green fruits . Perfect for salads. For the garden and grow-bags outside – shows good resistance to mildew – Great source of vitamin C and vitamin A. Cucumber plants need a good amount of sunshine and warmth. They are a green house favourite.
Quantity - 50 seeds
How to grow cucumber seeds Marketmore - Sow mid - late spring indoors fill 7.5cm pot with compost and make a 2cm hole. Push 2 seeds on their side into the hole and cover. When plants develop 3/4 leaves transplant to 12cm pots and grow on. Harden off and plant out after last frost. Indoor growing, plant 2 plants in a grow bag Mid/late spring. Harvest mid Summer to early Autumn. Pinch out growing tips when 6 leaves have formed to encourage side shoots to form
Lemon - Sow outside in Spring, after last frost In full sun, sow 5 seeds over a hill 12 inches tall and 2 feet across with well-drained soil. For smaller gardens, plant alongside a fence or trellis. When plants are 2 inches tall, thin to 3 plants per hill. Plant at 3-week intervals up to midsummer for fresh cucumbers all season. Keep picking to encourage more bearing. Sow inside: 4-6 weeks before the average last frost.