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Cucumber, Collier Organic | Seed Savers Exchange

129 cukes per plant, this works great! I have done this every year and it is great!!

Suyo Burpless, Long Cucumber Sweet and crunchy & great for warm weather climates. Planting: Set seeds 1/2 " deep in fertilized formed hills setting 4' to 5' apart. Use 4-6 seeds per hill. Tamp lightly and keep moist (without over watering) If using trellis: set rows 4' apart with 4" between seeds. Thin to 8" spacing for rows or 2 seedlings per hill once 6" high. Needs reg. water and feed every few wks. Ready for gentle picking in 60 days. Pick often to stimulate growth.

twine trellis for cucumbers or beans

Cucumber, White Wonder - (Cucumis sativus) (aka Long White, Albino) Introduced in 1893 by W. Atlee Burpee of Philadelphia who obtained the seeds from a customer in western New York. Fruits are 7" long by 2½" in diameter. Turns from greenish white to ivory then yellowish at maturity. Excellent eating quality, ideal for pickles or slicing. Highly productive even during hot weather. 58 day

Poona Kheera (Seed Savers Exchange)--(Cucumis sativus) Originally from Poona, India, this very unusual cucumber matures into what looks like a large russet potato. Smooth-skinned fruits turn from white to golden-yellow to russet brown and may be eaten at any stage, skin and all. Tender, crisp, and delicious. Hardy disease resistant vines produce an early crop with good yields. 55 days.

Seed Savers--a non-profit dedicated to preserving heirloom seeds. Best tomatoes I've ever tasted. Try the Hungarian Heart.

  • Sue Watts

    We all should be saving seeds( Heirloom)...

  • Piney Ridge Greenhouse

    First introduced to gardeners around 1912. This is the best strain of Trucker’s Favorite in SSE’s tomato collection. 3" pink globes grow in clusters of 3-4. Excellent flavor. Productive plants with good blight resistance. Indeterminate, 75 days from transplant. just one of the many favorites grown in Piney Ridge's Secret Garden!

Herb, Black Cumin (aka Roman Coriander) (4 per Sq'): Grown for its aromatic black seeds that are ground and used like pepper. Feathery plants have bluish-white flowers that are followed by inflated ornamental pods. Annual. DIRECT SEED 1/8" Deep, GERMINATION 8-15 Days, THIN 8-12" Apart, LIGHT Full Sun

CRYSTAL APPLE CUCUMBER is a New Zealand heirloom that takes on the form of apple when mature, although it is best eaten when small. Deliciously tender, creamy and great for salads.

Purple Dragon Carrot Seeds

Growing tomatoes from seed to table - what you need to know to choose the right tomatoes and get started -see more: