Vegetables

Cucumber 'Apple Cucumber'

This variety yields prolific numbers of crisp, creamy-skinned fruit. Excellent for summer salads.

Position

Full sun.

Sow

For early sowing raise in pots of Yates Seed Raising Mix under cover. Transplant after 3-4 weeks. For direct sowing press 4-5 seeds into mounds of moist soil 40cm apart. Later thin to the two strongest plants.

Care

Grow in a sunny, well-drained position. Raised seed beds give best results. Prepare soil by addingThrive Granular All Purpose Fertiliser. Apply Yates Thrive Soluble Fertiliser regularlyto encouragestronger growth. Protect from snails with Yates Blitzem.