Garden Sweet Burpless F1 - #422U
(HYBRID) 55 days. Rivals sweet, delectable flavor of industry standard ‘Sweet Slice!’ Highest yielding burpless, non-bitter cukes. Vigorous vining 6-8”H plant spreads 3-4’ producing unbelievable yields of slender 10-12”L, deep green cylindrical, smooth, thin skinned cukes with a faintly striped neck. Can be used for pickling if picked sooner. Fresh Markets, Home Gardens. Resistant: Downy Mildew, Powdery Mildew. About 16,000 seeds/lb; 1,000 seeds/oz
Companions: Bean, cabbage family, corn, pea, radish, tomato
Allies: Marigold deters beetles. Nasturtium deters aphids, beetles and bugs, improves growth and flavor. Oregano deters pests in general. Tansy deters ants, beetles, bugs, flying insects.
Enemy: Sage is generally injurious to cucumber.