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CUCUMBER 'LEMON'

CUCUMBER 'LEMON'

Cucumis sativus
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
Introduced as a novelty plant in the USA in the late 1800's Lemon Cucumber quickly gained popularity for it's crisp lemon flavour and thin skin that has none of the bitterness often associated with the thick green skinned varieties. It is also reputedly mroe resistant to fungal diseases than other cucumbers making it a good choice for areas with humid summers.
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SEEDS: S105

Growing Information

Sow direct in Spring
Height To 30cm
Position in Full Sun
40 Seeds Per Packet
Tender Annual
Space at 70cm
Thirsty plant
80% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

CUCUMBER 'LEMON'

Cucumis sativus
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
Introduced as a novelty plant in the USA in the late 1800's Lemon Cucumber quickly gained popularity for it's crisp lemon flavour and thin skin that has none of the bitterness often associated with the thick green skinned varieties. It is also reputedly mroe resistant to fungal diseases than other cucumbers making it a good choice for areas with humid summers.
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SEEDS: S105
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