Dragon’s Egg Cucumber (Cucumis sativus)
Cream-colored, tender-fleshed, egg-shaped fruit with sweet/mild flavor – this Croatian heirloom is extremely prolific and fun to grow! A snacking favorite, lovely in summertime salads, and a crudité platter star! Loved by kids. Harvest frequently for optimal yield.
- 25 seeds minimum
- Germination 7-14 days
- Maturity: 55-65 days
- Direct sow in full sun after the last frost or start indoors 3 weeks prior to last frost. Plant 1/2" deep in soil or seed starting mix. Harden off seedlings before transplanting.
- Compost well and keep moist throughout summer.
- Space plants 12” apart; space rows 6' apart
- Trellis to save space.