Cucumber

Cucumber

Family: Cucurbitaceae
Genus: Cucumis
Species: C. sativus 

Description

The cucumber belongs to the Cucurbitaceae family and is native to the north of Indiaand cultivated since ancient times. It is an annual herb with prostrate and herbaceous stem, opposite leaves palmate, rough; tendrils with which it has yet to support. The flowers, about 3 cm in diameter, are yellow and the fruit is elongated with thick skinand more or less lumpy, green in color while the flesh is white and juicy.

Growing Sheet

Scientific name Cucumis sativus
Productivity cycle Annual
Recommended Seeding In Pots
Number of seeds 2
Distance between rows 100 cm / 120 cm
Distance between rows 30 cm / 40 cm
Estimated number of plants/sqm 3.00
Average growing time 70 gg / 110 gg
Average sprouting time 8 gg / 10 gg
Produce per sqm 6.00 kg / 9.00 kg
Estimated growing sqm per person 0.3
Ideal Sprouting Temperature (C°) 12 °c - 18 °c
Min. Temperature (C°) 10 °c
Soil pH 6.00 / 7.00
Can be grown in pots yes

Variety

Early Triumph

Dark green fruit about 22 cm long, white flesh and few seeds. big production

Early Triumph
Marketmore

Fruits light green longer than 20 cm, and surface warty, white flesh. Good production.

Marketmore

Dishes you can create with this veg