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Cucumber Long White

RM3.00, 5 seeds

Seeds origin: Australia

Vegetable
Crops in: 70-75 days

See Cucumber Long White in miruku's Garden here and here

Not just a novelty cucumber. The non bitter, tender skin of Cucumber Long White is very thin and means peeling is not necessary. The firm flesh Is sweet and juicy, with a pleasant tang. Cucumber Long White is a good cropper which will add colour to your salads.

Sowing instructions:
Germinate at 20-30C (68-86F) on the surface of a good free draining, damp seed compost. 

Aftercare:
Train along wire, allowing the main shoot to reach the tip. Pinch out growing point and allow two shoots to trail downwards. Keep moist but not wet. Apply shading as required and provide a humid atmosphere by regularly spraying or damping down pathways. Regular picking will encourage further fruiting.