Cucumber Japanese Long
Long slender sweet tasting fruit are crisp, mild and easy to digest. Fruits grow up to a foot long and have few seeds. One of the best Japanese varieties for the home garden.
A second planting in early summer is recommended for fall harvest. Best grown on a trellis or fence to keep fruit straight and dry.
Planting time - Late Spring
Matures in - 65 days
Germinates in - 8 to 10 days
Sowing depth - 1/2 inch
Hill spacing - 4-6 feet
Seed spacing - 3-5 seeds in a ring about 2 inches across.
Thinning - when plants are 2-3 inches tall, thin to 3-4 of the strongest plants in each hill
Net weight 540 MG (Estimated 18 seeds)
Bulk Cucumber seed available.
1100 Seeds/oz. Plant 1/2oz per 100ft row.
3lbs of Cucumber seed needed per acre.
Average Cucumber yield per acre -600 bushels
On average, 1oz of seed can produce 800 Cucumber plants.