Cucumber Crystal Lemon

Item Number: 12007
  • Description
  • Quite distinct round pale coloured fruits.Very vigorous and prolific. Considered more digestible by some connoisseurs. Outdoor plot.
  • Pack size: 30 Seeds
  • Qty

    £ 1.55


When to sow

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WHEN TO SOW

April to May

Where to Sow

Sow seed on edge to prevent rotting 1.5cm (1/2") deep in individual 9cm(3 1/2in) pots under glass at a constant day and night temperature of 21°C.

What to do next

As soon as the seedlings have formed 3 true leaves, transplant into 15cm (6") pots. When the plants are about 10cm (4") tall, plant out outdoors once hardened off and all risk of frost has past. Grow up against netting or allow to trail along the ground. Can also be cropped underglass , planted into large pots or growbags . Provide some form of support and tie in stems as required.

MATURITY

August to September

HANDY TIP

Fruits can produce small black spines on the outside skin so are best peeled before eating.

NUTRITIONAL VALUE

High water content, low in calories, high in potassium. Skin is rich in carotenoid antioxidant.

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