Cucumber Arkansas Little Leaf – Item #4610

$2.49

Arkansas Little Leaf produces a profusion of blocky, emerald green, 4″ cucumbers that are good for both pickling and slicing. Compact vines are perfectly suited for containers and small gardens. Self-pollinating, and resistant to angular leaf spot, anthracnose, bacterial wilt, cucumber mosaic virus, downy mildew, powdery mildew, and scab.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/2″ (13mm)

Plant Space: 6″ (15cm)

Row Space: 24-36″ (61-91cm)

Sprouts In: 7-14 days

Cucumbers grow best when direct sown after last spring frost when soil has warmed to 70 degrees F. Prefers rich soil, but will produce well in almost any garden with full sun or light shade in hot areas. Requires six hours of sunlight daily. Start transplants indoors five weeks before last frost date.

Cucumbers have shallow roots and need consistent watering for best production. Feed monthly with compost or fertilizer. Use trellises in containers.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Cucumis sativus

Matures In: 55 days

Attributes: A container garden favorite