Scientific Name: Cucumis sativus Form: Climbing
Common Name:long English cucumber, European cucumber Texture:Very coarse
Family Name:CucurbitaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Greenhouse produce plant, Vine or climber, Annual Mature Size (ht. X w.):2 - 3m x 1.0 - 1.5m
Origin: South Asia / India Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Lobed, Alternate, Soft flexible, Prickly, Branching hairs, Deltoid, Pinnately lobed
Flowers: Flowers solitary, Yellow, Jun- Jul- Aug
Fruit: Pepo, Edible, Green, Sep- Aug- Jul
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Herb, Urban agriculture
Key ID Features:Vine rough, hairy, trailing with tendrils; flowers yellow, rotate, solitary; male flowers clusters, on spurs; fruit clustered, oblong, prickly, edible.