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Slicing Cucumber - Suyo Long, ORGANIC

5 out of 5 based on 2 customer ratings
(2 customer reviews)

Cucumis sativus

The longest cuke in our collection! Grow this tasty Asian variety up a trellis and be rewarded with 10-18″ long sweet and crisp fruit that is nearly seedless. Excellent flavor. Powdery mildew resistant and heat tolerant.
These crisp juicy fruits seem to sit around lazily on the ground, just waiting to plucked because nothing quenches the thirst on a hot day in late July quite like a cucumber. While most people are familiar with the common dark green slicer cukes, they actually come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and even colors. Any cucumber can be pickled, but some varieties are bred for uniformity and girth and are specifically labeled for pickling. Slicers, which are mostly eaten fresh, are thinner and longer with some that can even grow up to two feet if given the opportunity. Nutrients: vitamins A, C, K, B6, folate, thiamin, potassium, magnesium.
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Product Description

Average Seed / oz Seed / 100′ Row Average Yield / 100′ Row Days to Harvest
1000 1/2 oz 120 lbs 65
Planting Season Ideal Soil Temp Sun Frost Tolerance
After Last Frost 60-90°F Full Sun Frost Sensitive
Sowing Method Seed Depth Direct Seed Spacing Seeds Per Packet
Transplant or Direct Seed 1/2″ 2″ 35
Mature Spacing Days to Sprout Production Cycle Seed Viability
6″ 6-14 Annual 4-6 years
Direct seed or transplant cucumbers into warm, fertile soil after danger of frost has passed. Grow in full sun. Succession plant for continuous harvest. Longer vines can be trellised to save space in smaller gardens. Plant Seeds: 1/2"deep with 2" between seed in rows 3-4' apart. Soil Temp: 60-90 F. Days to Sprout: 4-13. Thin To/Mature Plant Spacing: 6". Companions: bush beans, brassicas, eggplant, nasturtium, sunflower and onions. Seeds/Oz: 1000. Seed Wt./100' Row: 1/2oz. Yield/100' row: 120lbs. Days to Harvest: 55-65. Seed Viability: 5-7 years.

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Size

1 grams – Packet, 1/4 oz, 1/2 oz

2 reviews for Suyo Long, ORGANIC

  1. 5 out of 5

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    I have grown this variety for 2 years. Never bitter, we love the mild flavor and crisp texture. They are quick to grow and do not suffer from mildew or wilt. I will grow this cucumber forever!

  2. 5 out of 5

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    I have grown this cucumber for several years. I always have more than I can use so I share with neighbors, friends, relatives. They all rave about these cukes. They can get very large and still be extremely delicious! I have even converted a few over to this variety in their own gardens.

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