Cucumber, True Lemon Organic

Catalog #0213A

3288

(Cucumis sativus) (aka Lemon, Garden Lemon) Heirloom listed in the 1894 catalog of Samuel Wilson of Mechanicsville, Pennsylvania. Once a popular market variety in Australia. Short and plump, resembles a lemon in size, shape, and color; mature fruits even have a faint lemony flavor. Used for pickling, slicing, and in salads. Very easy to digest. Rust and drought resistant, extremely productive. 58-70 days.

DIRECT SEED
1" Deep
SEEDS TO HILL
6-8 Seeds
THIN
To 3-4 Plants
LIGHT
Full Sun
Green Thumb Tip
Sow seeds outdoors in 12" diameter hills after the last frost when soil is warm. Space hills 6' apart in all directions. Can also be started indoors 2-4 weeks before the last frost for an earlier harvest. Cucumbers benefit from consistent moisture. Provide support for vines to save space.
± 700 seeds/oz

Price:  Free!