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PlantFiles: Cucumber
Cucumis sativus 'Talladega'

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

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Category:
Vegetables
Vines and Climbers

Height:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Seed Type:
Hybrid

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Bloom Color:
Gold (Yellow-Orange)

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Propagation Methods:
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

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive Farmerdill On Jul 22, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 2004 gynoecious hybrid American slicer from Seminis . It is not earliest or most prolific, but it is turning out nice uniform fruits.

Regional...

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

Augusta, Georgia



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