Organic Straight Eight Cucumber - Cucumis sativus
Introduced in 1935 by Ferry Morse, the Straight Eight continues to grow prolific 8" perfect cucumbers. Known for its deep green smooth skin and being an early producer, Straight Eight tolerates mosaic virus and will keep you and your neighbors happy all summer long!
- Sun: Full
Direct Sow: 2-3 weeks after last frost
- Seed Count: 25
- Days to Maturity: 55-65
- Plant Size: 2'-5' vine
Sow seeds in mounds. Do not plant in cold soil. Not recommended to transplant. Use trellis or pole for support. Mulch at base. Plant sparingly. Plants are heavy feeders, add compost or mature manure.