Seeds: Organic Cucumber – “Marketmore 76” Variety

$3.95

  • Packet Size: 100 Seeds, Certified Organic
  • Days to Maturity: 58 days
  • Multiple disease tolerant variety
  • Slender, dark green fruits good for slicing cucumbers
  • Productive plants produce all season long
  • Seeds are grown and harvested in Ontario
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Description

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.

Planting Instructions

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.


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Brand

Hawthorn Farm

Hawthorn Farm produces organic seeds for the Canadian climate. All seeds are non-GMO, non-hybrid, and open-pollinated from plants grown in Ontario, Canada.