Due to extreme weather conditions and power outages, The Garden of St Erth & Cloudehill gardens are closed until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Due to extreme weather conditions and power outages, The Garden of St Erth & Cloudehill gardens are closed until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

CUCUMBER 'MEXICAN SOUR GHERKIN'

CUCUMBER 'MEXICAN SOUR GHERKIN'

Melothria scabra syn. pendula
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
This heirloom micro-sized climbing cucumber tastes both sweet and sour, just like a gherkin without the work! Prolific fruiting and is a first- rate screening plant. Grows to 30cm high if left to sprawl on the ground but is best grown up a trellis or tee pee where vines will reach up to 2m. May self-seed.
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SEEDS: S103
Due to quarantine, cannot post to NT, Overseas, WA

Growing Information

Sow direct in Spring
Height To 30cm
Position in FULL SUN
30 Seeds Per Packet
TENDER ANNUAL
Space at 150cm
Thirsty plant
86% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

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

CUCUMBER 'MEXICAN SOUR GHERKIN'

Melothria scabra syn. pendula
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
This heirloom micro-sized climbing cucumber tastes both sweet and sour, just like a gherkin without the work! Prolific fruiting and is a first- rate screening plant. Grows to 30cm high if left to sprawl on the ground but is best grown up a trellis or tee pee where vines will reach up to 2m. May self-seed.
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SEEDS: S103
Due to quarantine, cannot post to NT, Overseas, WA
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PLANTS: PSAG
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SEEDS: S147
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GARLIC GAMBLER'S CHOICE
GARLIC GAMBLER'S CHOICE
BULBS: BGACOG
LAST REMAINING STOCK Gamblers Choice, lucky dip selection of garlic. Garlic needs to be planted soon, so we are clearing remaining stock with this discounted offer! Great tasting garlic ready to harvest at the start of summer, with up to 12 months of storing, you will have enough to last all year with this pack! Includes 4 packs, each with 2 hea...
Member $25.00
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OLD WORLD ROSE COLLECTION
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PLANTS: RCOOW
PREORDER. Cultivate romance in your garden with an easy collection of heirloom bare root roses both fragrant and dreamy. The collection includes three old world rose varieties 'Madame Isaac Periere', Rugosa 'Roseraie De L'Hay' and climber 'Mutabilis' for wonder and beauty. PREORDER. BAREROOT ROSES WILL BE DESPATCHED FROM MID-JULY
Member $49.95
Non-Member $69.95
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2 year membership  + Free Seed Sowing Poster and 2 seed packets
2 year membership + Free Seed Sowing Poster and 2 seed packets
Membership: MNE2SP2
A beautifully illustrated heirloom ‘sow what when’ poster for all areas of Australia so that you'll never have to think about what to sow this month again! You will also receive some free Cauliflower 'Mini' and Kale 'Red Russian' seeds to get your garden started.
Member $79.00
Non-Member $79.00
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