Cucumbers, Spacemaster 80, Bush Variety, Patio, Cucumber Seeds

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  • Not Available In-store at Colchester Mackey's
  • Not Available In-store at Willimantic Mackey's
  • Not Available In-store at Woodstock Mackey's

Ideal for small gardens or containers.

  • This variety is a high quality slicing cucumber.
  • Bush-type plant.
  • Produces an abundance of 8 inch fruit with excellent flavor.
  • Resistant to cucumber mosaic virus, scab and moderately resistant to downy and powdery mildew.

SPECIFICS: (see below for complete sowing information)

  • SEED DEPTH: 1/2 inch
  • SEED SPACING: 3-5 seeds placed in a ring about 4 inches across
  • EMERGES: 8-12 days
  • MATURES: 60 days

SOWING:

  • Plant seeds outdoors in late spring when the ground is warm and all danger of frost is past.
  • Make a group of 3-5 seeds placed in a ring about 4 inches across.
  • Cover with 1/2 inch of fine soil, well pressed down.
  • Each ring of seeds is called a hill and should be spaced 3-4 feet apart.
  • May also be planted in containers or hanging baskets.

    GERMINATION:

    • Germinated in 8-12 days depending on soil and weather conditions.

    THINNING:

    • When plants are 2-3 inches high, thin, leaving the 3-4 strongest plants in each hill or container.

    NOTES:

    • For best flavor, pick fruits when 6-8 inches long.
    • High fertility and plenty of moisture will stimulate growth and increase yield considerably.

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