Being parthenocarpic,Cucumber Pony is a prolific producer of snack sized fruits, best picked typically when they are 10cm long. The fruits have smooth skin and excellent flavour and texture.
Pony is most productive when grown in a greenhouse, but can be used for growing outdoors during the summer. It is an ideal variety for container / patio growing.
Harvesting time will depend on sowing time and growing conditions.
|Cucumber Pony Sowing Guidelines |
|When to Sow Seeds: ||Mar, Apr, May, Jun |
|Germination Temperature: ||18C + |
|Cover Seed: ||Lightly |
|Time to Germinate: ||5 - 7 Days |
|Frost Hardy: ||No |
|Spacing Between Plants: ||40cm |
|Row Spacing ||30cm |