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CUCUMBER – German Pickling

(25 seeds)

$4.25

(6 customer reviews)
Traditional German pickling cucumbers for the smart home gardener
Germans are the true masters of pickled foods, and cucumbers are no exception. This cucumber variety is naturally selected to meet their needs, and if you're a fan of traditional home-pickled produce, you will love it too. Add some pearl onions, juniper berries, and tarragon to your pickle vinegar to get the authentic flavour that's still coveted all over the world.

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Germans are the true masters of pickled foods, and cucumbers are no exception. This cucumber variety is naturally selected to meet their needs, and if you're a fan of traditional home-pickled produce, you will love it too. Add some pearl onions, juniper berries, and tarragon to your pickle vinegar to get the authentic flavour that's still coveted all over the world.

Days to Harvest

50-60 days

Position/Sunlight

Full Sun

Watering

Heavy

Plant Spacing

40cm

Plant Height

As per support

Additional Features

Edible, Vines and Climbers

How to Sow

Start your seeds in spring. Direct sowing is the best solution, but if you want to get an early start, you can sow them in pots and plant them out after the last frost. Plant your seeds no more than 10mm deep, and keep the soil moist. Water deeply, and then let just the surface of the soil dry between waterings to keep them moist but not soggy.

How to Harvest

Harvest your cucumbers in the mornings when they are at their firmest and juiciest. Cut them from the vine to prevent breakage. Don’t let the seeds mature, even if you have more cucumbers than you need, as that tells the plant it can stop producing.

Common Name:CUCUMBER - German Pickling
Scientific Name:Cucumis sativus
Seeds Per Packet:Approx 25
Germination Time:7-14 days
Days to Harvest:50-60 days
Position/Sunlight:Full Sun
Watering:Heavy
Plant Height:As per support
Plant Spacing:40cm
Sow Depth:10mm
Row Spacing:100cm
Companion Plants:Beans, Corn, Okra, Peas, Radish
Cool Sow:Oct-Dec
Warm Sow:Sep-Feb
Tropical Sow:All Year
Additional Features:Edible, Vines and Climbers

6 reviews for CUCUMBER – German Pickling

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    Germinated beautifully but developed gummy stem and root rot

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    Plenty of seeds. Have just planted and still await germination. First time with this veg. We’ll see how I go. I look forward to pickling them if I am successful.

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How to Sow

Start your seeds in spring. Direct sowing is the best solution, but if you want to get an early start, you can sow them in pots and plant them out after the last frost. Plant your seeds no more than 10mm deep, and keep the soil moist. Water deeply, and then let just the surface of the soil dry between waterings to keep them moist but not soggy.

How to Harvest

Harvest your cucumbers in the mornings when they are at their firmest and juiciest. Cut them from the vine to prevent breakage. Don’t let the seeds mature, even if you have more cucumbers than you need, as that tells the plant it can stop producing.

Product Details
Common Name:CUCUMBER - German Pickling
Scientific Name:Cucumis sativus
Seeds Per Packet:Approx 25
Germination Time:7-14 days
Days to Harvest:50-60 days
Position/Sunlight:Full Sun
Watering:Heavy
Plant Height:As per support
Plant Spacing:40cm
Sow Depth:10mm
Row Spacing:100cm
Companion Plants:Beans, Corn, Okra, Peas, Radish
Cool Sow:Oct-Dec
Warm Sow:Sep-Feb
Tropical Sow:All Year
Additional Features:Edible, Vines and Climbers
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6 reviews for CUCUMBER – German Pickling

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    Germinated beautifully but developed gummy stem and root rot

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    Plenty of seeds. Have just planted and still await germination. First time with this veg. We’ll see how I go. I look forward to pickling them if I am successful.

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