Old Time White

SKU: 5454


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Cucumber, Old Time White 1
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A real Carolina heirloom! Old Time White Cucumber (Cucumis sativus) has been grown for well-over 50 years by Ruby Wallace and her family of Dallas, North Carolina. Crisp and flavorful fruits are used to make unique pickles when young or allowed to grow for fresh eating. (65 days)

Each packet contains approximately 25-35 seeds.

Planting and Harvesting Tips:
Plants are best direct-seeded two weeks after the last spring frost date, but can be started earlier indoors as transplants. Wait for warm days and soil temperatures above 60˚F before planting outside. Plants are heavy feeders and thrive in rich soil full of organic matter. They can be trellised if space is limited.

Supply plenty of moisture and keep plants mulched to prevent soil from drying out between waterings. Pick fruits when they are about 4-8 inches long. Harvest often so that they don’t become woody and tough. Fruits can be difficult to spot among the vines and foliage.

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