NEW for 2019! Variety originated in USA. Long slender fruit is crisp, firm and bitter free. Best harvested at 25-30 cm (10-12”) in length. Fruit has very little seed and a thin skin that doesn’t require peeling. For straighter fruit, the vigorous growing vines should be grown on a trellis.
How to Grow
Sow 6 seeds per hill in a sunny spot when the soil temperature reaches 18-20°C (65-70°F) or warmer and all danger of frost has passed.
Plant Depth: 20 mm (3/4”). Seeds Per Hill: 6. Thin to: 4 vines/hill. Hill Spacing: 150 cm (60”).
COMMENTS: Well-rotted manure or compost dug into the soil prior to planting is beneficial. Keep soil evenly moist.