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CUCUMBER 'CRYSTAL APPLE'

CUCUMBER 'CRYSTAL APPLE'

Cucumis sativus
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
We have managed to track down the original strain of this iconic Australian heirloom. Our cucumber has white skin, delicious citrusy flesh and is the size of a small apple, just like the ones described in the best Australian seed catalogues in the 1930's.
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SEEDS: S1042

Growing Information

Sow direct in Spring
Height To 30cm
Position in Full Sun
30 Seeds Per Packet
Tender Annual
Space at 70cm
Thirsty plant
85% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

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

CUCUMBER 'CRYSTAL APPLE'

Cucumis sativus
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
We have managed to track down the original strain of this iconic Australian heirloom. Our cucumber has white skin, delicious citrusy flesh and is the size of a small apple, just like the ones described in the best Australian seed catalogues in the 1930's.
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SEEDS: S1042
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SEEDS: S281
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Member $19.95
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BACKYARD TABLEGRAPES COLLECTION
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PLANTS: WGRCO3
Grow a bounty of sumptuous tables grapes with this selection of the best of the best fruit for eating fresh or drying into sweet and healthy sultanas. Includes 1 cane each of Gordo Muscat, Crimson Seedless and Sultana (3 Plants).
Member $55.00
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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 Kale 'Red Russian' and Broccoli 'Green Sprouting' seeds to get your garden started.
Member $79.00
Non-Member $79.00
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