Organic Marketmore-76 Cucumber Seeds
Grown and harvested in Ontario, organic Marketmore-76 Cucumber seeds have 58 days to maturity. Multiple disease tolerant variety. Resistant to Scab, tolerant to Cucumber Mosaic Virus, Downy Mildew and Powdery Mildew. Slender, dark green fruits set the standard for slicing cucumbers. Productive plants produce all season long even under stress from poor weather.
Sow cucumber seeds indoors 1.5 cm deep 4-5 weeks before frost free date and keep warm (above 21 Celsius) Do not disturb roots when transplanting outdoors. Can also be direct seeded outdoors once the soil has warmed to 21 degrees Celsius. Space plants 20 cm apart in rows 1.5 m apart. If cucumber beetles are a problem, cover the young plants with floating row covers until they start to flower then remove cloth so pollination can occur. Harvest frequently once plants begin to bear to ensure a steady supply of crisp cucumbers.