Cucumber Patio Snacker F1

Botanical Name: Cucumis sativa

10 Seeds
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Grow your own cucumbers with this compact variety. Cucumber Patio Snacker produces an abundance of 20cm fruits with great flavour, crunch and a bitter-free peel.

Specially selected to grow in containers or small garden spaces. Good crops of tasty, nutritious vegetables can be harvested from your patio, balcony or courtyard.

Short branching 60-75cm vines.

Cucumbers may have mini spines on the fruit which can be easily removed with a cloth or sponge.

A Parthenocarpic variety that develops fruit without the need for fertilisation resulting in sterile fruit with minimal seeds.

Product Specifications
How To Grow

Sow in pots or garden beds 12mm (½”) deep, 2 or 3 seeds in clumps, later thinning to the two strongest seedlings. Allow 30-40cm (12-16”) between rows and clumps. Keep well watered, and prepare the soil with organic material and fertiliser. Pick regularly for continued harvests. Seedlings emerge 6-10 days.

When To Plant Spring and Summer
Harvest 7-8 weeks
When to Sow/Plant Spring, Summer
Soil Type well drained
Important Note These seeds may be treated with a fungicide (Thiram or Apron XL), do not eat the seeds or feed them to animals. Fungicide treatment is an AQIS requirement for certain varieties of seeds. It does not affect your crops or harm insects such as bees. If your packet has been treated it will be well marked with a warning and the seeds will be dyed a distinct colour.

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If you are not completely satisfied with these seeds Mr. Fothergill's will gladly replace them for free. Performance subject to growing conditions.

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