Cucumber - F1 Beit Alpha - 5 Seeds
Superb bitter free flavour with small seed cavity. Pick at about 15cm for salad or pickling. Extra dark green fruit and suitable for either outdoor or polytunnel production.
Sowing Time: February to April.
Germination: Germinates at 20°C.
Sowing Instructions: Sow seeds in 1cm (½in) deep in 8cm (3in) pots of moist compost. Germination usually takes 10-12 days.
Growing Instructions: Acclimatise the plants to outdoor conditions before planting outdoors after all risk of frost has passed 60cm (24in) apart. Plant in a sunny sheltered spot, in fertile moist but well drained soil and keep well watered.
After Care: Harvest the fruits before they reach full size for improved quality and better cropping.
Information provided for guidance only, as cultural practices and climatic circumstances vary.