Cucumber Poinsett 76 – Item #3924

$2.19

Poinsett 76 is dependable in any climate but performs exceptionally well in hot, humid areas. Vigorous plants bear 8-inch, smooth, thin-skinned, flavorful fruits that are perfect for slicing. Good disease resistance for longer harvest.

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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: 4′ (1.2m)

Row Space: 3′ or 4 plants per hill

Sprouts In: 7-10 days

Cucumbers are a warm-season crop. Sow directly into the garden, 1-2 weeks after the danger of spring frost. Plant in rich, well-drained soil. Sow 5-6 seeds around a 12-inch diameter circle or hill. Thin to 4 plants per hill when seedlings have 3-5 leaves. If planting in rows, space rows 3 feet apart and thin to 1 plant every 12 inches. Keep moist.

Harvest by cutting the stem with a clean, sharp knife or shears. Pick often to keep plants productive.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Cucumis sativus

Matures In: 65 days

Attributes: strong disease resistance