Cucumber
Cucumis sativus 'Green Slam'

Family: Cucurbitaceae (koo-ker-bih-TAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Cucumis (KOO-koo-mis) (Info)
Species: sativus (sa-TEE-vus) (Info)
Cultivar: Green Slam
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Category:

Annuals

Vegetables

Vines and Climbers

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Seed Type:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

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Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Propagation Methods:

From seed; sow indoors before last frost

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

San Marcos, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Jun 7, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A dark green hybrid slicer of the Poinsett type from United Genetics. Tolerant to cucumber mosiac virus, powdery mildew, and downy mildew.