The old French gherkin or connichon pickler. Listed in America in 1982 by Gregory. Great for Making tiny sweet pickles. Rare Heirloom.
Best direct-seeded at about the time of last frost, but can be started earlier as transplants, provided the seedlings are set out before becoming root-bound.
Cucumbers are heavy feeders and thrive in rich soil full of organic matter. They can be trellised if desired. A bit of afternoon shade is helptul in very hot summer areas. Supply abundunt moisture and keep mature fruit picked.
Great for making tiny pickles.
- 1 cm
- Full sun