- Seeding – Soil temperature should be at least 20°C. Cucumber seed will not germinate below 10°C.
- Cucumber plants can also be transplanted. Peat pods are recommended.
- Sow in clumps, 5-6 per clump, 1 cm deep with clumps 1 m apart. Thin to one or two of the best plants per clump.
- Sow in rows, seed 5 cm apart, 1 cm deep. Thin to 20 cm apart. Pick daily once bearing begins to keep vines productive.
Garden Sweet F1 Burpless – 62 days. A unique slicing cucumber with delicious sweet taste. Bitter free burpless type. Dark green fruits hold colour well and are 25-30 cm (10-12″) long. Plants are tolerant to Downy and Powdery Mildew, Leaf Spot, Mosaic, Anthracnose and Scab.
Approximate Seeds Per Gram – 40 to 45.
Seeding Rate – 30 grams per 100 ft row, or 1.8 kg per acre. Buy Garden Sweet F1 Burpless from seed centre.