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Cucumber Telegraph Improved

Code: M6360

Long smooth skinned cucumbers

Long, 30-40 cm, fruit that do not need peeling. A very popular variety suited for growing up a fence or trellis. Deep green fruit. Harvest regularly to prolong fruit production. Also ideal for growing in a greenhouse.
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M6360
Planting Instruction
  • does well in pots, tubs or similar containers, in warm sunny locations. An occasional light pruning of runners and old leaves helps keep the plant tidy. Our seeds are not treated with Neonicotinoids How To Sow: Choose a sheltered, well drained site in full sun. Sow these seeds in trays for subsequent transplanting or, after frosts, sow directly in a well prepared seedbed. Sow seeds 15 cm apart, in groups 50 cm apart and to a depth of 1 cm.Seedling Care: Keep the seedbed or trays evenly moist during the germination period (7-14 days). Apply vegetable fertiliser two weeks after germination for healthier plants and maximum crop. Protect your seedlings from slugs, snails and insect pests; go to mcgregors.co.nz for appropriate plant health and pest control products.Hints and Tips: To save space, plus to keep the fruit clean, allow them to grow over a trellis or similar support. This variety also
Specs & Warranty
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 1) All Year Round
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 2) All Year Round
When To Sow (Temperate Zone 3) All Year Round
When To Sow (Cool Zone 4) All Year Round
Grow In Gardens
Annual or Perennial
Seed Depth 1cm
Seed Spacing 15cm
Plant Spacing 50cm
Harvest / Flower / Maturity Time 10-12 weeks
Harvest/Flower/Maturity Time cont.

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