Cucamelons have recently come in demand thanks to being featured on various TV gardening and cooking programmes. We consider that they are like Marmite - you'll either love them, or hate them! Grown as a vigorous Climbing / Trailing Plant, it produces large numbers of grape sized fruits whose taste is often descibed as like watermelon, with a hint of lime.
Cucamelon plants are pest and drought resistant and are much easier to grow that regular cucumbers.
|Cucamelon Seeds Sowing Guidelines |
|Approx Seeds per Packet: ||: 20 |
|When to Sow Seeds: ||Apr, May, Jun |
|Germination Temperature: ||18C + |
|Cover Seed: ||Lightly |
|Time to Germinate: ||5 - 7 Days |
|Frost Hardy: ||No |
|Spacing Between Plants: ||40cm |