Kings Seeds Cucumber Partner F1

£1.75

5 in stock

SKU: 29546 Category:

Description

Almost smooth fruits that are a medium to dark green colour. Parthenocarpic hybrid (self fertile) early to mid-early.


WHEN TO SOW
February 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 into final positions into large pots or growbags underglass. Provide some form of support and tie in stems as required. Can be planted outdoors once hardened off and all risk of frost has past. Grow up against netting or allow to trail along the ground.


HARVEST
July to September.


HANDY TIP
Cucumbers prefer a moist atmosphere. Keep well watered and feed regularly once the fruits start to set.


NUTRITIONAL VALUES
High in potassium and low in calories.