Lemon Cucumber (4 pack)
Sold as a 4 pack in 2.25 inch pots
Requires a trellis or tall cage
Garden Planting - Plant 18 inches apart in trellised rows. Each row 36 inches apart.
Container Planting – Two plants per 5 gallon bucket
Specialty variety prized by chefs for its delicate flavor and crunchy bite.
Round fruits turn from pale greenish yellow to lemon yellow (the best eating stage) and then bright golden yellow (when it most closely resembles a lemon). Easy to grow; does well in short seasons. Great for large containers! Tolerates cool weather. 2 to 3" fruits
Watch for, and pick off, cucumber beetles. Releasing Ladybugs deters cucumber beetles and controls aphids.