Cucumber Passandra is an all female cucmber variety that comes highly recommended. It is a powdery mildew resistant variety, which when picked regularly produces lots of medium size fruits of 15-18cm long. The cucumbers are slightly ribbed, cylindrical and dark green. It is tolerant of mosaic virus, powdery and downy mildew. Best for use in the greenhouse.
Harvesting time will depend on sowing time and growing conditions. If you are only growing one variety, this is the one.
|Cucumber Passandra 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 |