Gotta try this! When a cucumber is taken from the vine, cut it with a knife, leaving about an eighth of an inch of the cucumber on the stem, then slit the stem with the knife from its end to the vine leaving a small portion of the cucumber on each half of the stem. On each separate slip there will grow a new cucumber as large as the first.
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Recommended by a blog reader. 57 days. Dakota boasts an early concentrated pod set and was developed specifically for gardeners who want to can or freeze peas. Compact 22 inch vines produce masses of 6-7 inch pods, each filled with 8-9 sweet green peas. If you have trouble getting peas before the summer heat hits, this is the variety to grow! Resistant to fusarium wilt and powdery mildew.
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