National Pickling 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
Short, thick cukes with blunt ends are perfect for pickles and delicious in salads. Fruits have striped, medium green skin and a slightly tapered shape to fit in a pickle jar. A heavy producer with black spines. Developed by the National Pickle Packers Association; the cuke pickle growers asked for. Productive 5" fruit
Watch for and pick off cucumber beetles. Releasing Ladybugs deters cucumber beetles and controls aphids.