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Cucamelon Seeds - Mexican Gherkin

  • Catalogue Code 1020-2064
  • Pack Contents: 20x Cucumber Seeds

Grown like a regular cucumber, this exotic variety produces masses of bite-size fruits that are fun, refreshing and almost citrusy. Great for children's pack lunches.

Produces lots of fruit throughout the summer that can be picked and eaten whole as bite-size snacks, chopped and added to summer cocktails or chopped and added to salads as a refreshing alternative to cucumber.

Water well in summer and feed with liquid fertiliser regularly to keep this variety healthy, robust and laden with fruit.

Features

  • Good in containers and pots
  • Will flower well in full sun

Growing Calendar for Cucamelon Seeds - Mexican Gherkin

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12-Sep-2018
Rating:1

Have not received these yet

01-Sep-2018
Rating:5

I've not planted the seeds yet.

31-May-2018
Rating:5

First attempt at Cucamelons. Planted 6 seeds as was unsure given the lack of success with florence shallots. Quick germination and 3 plants grown on a trellis have almost reached the top of the greenhouse.

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