A unique and rare variety, referred to as the queen of cucumbers, this incredibly thick and long cucumber grows in high yields. Especially delicious and flavourful, this fruit is sought after by many homeowners and gardeners. With its unique look, size, and taste, it is a great plant to use as a talking point and decoration, making it a great addition to any garden.
Planting: Year round in tropical climates; in temperate climates - plant during late spring-early summer, after last frost.
Soil: Fertile, well-drained soil. Grows well in warm and hot climates.
Sowing Depth: At least .5 inches (1.25 cm) deep.
Spacing: 48-60 (1.2-1.5 cm) apart.
Light: Direct sun.
Watering: Water frequently to keep soil moist, avoiding the leaves.
Fertilizing: Compost is required, as this cucumber is nutrient-intensive.
Harvest: 55 days.