CUCUMBER Spacemaster (Bush)
This new, very compact, bushy variety is ideal for small growing areas. Excellent for pickling when small, use for slicing as they grow larger. Approx. 62 days to maturity.
Special Directions for Short Season Climates
SOWING: Start in pots indoors or seed directly into garden after danger of frost has passed. Cover with 1/8-inch soil.
SPACING: Leave 12 inches between plants. Space rows 2 feet apart.
GERMINATION: Approximately one week in 70 degree temperatures, longer in cooler weather.
Ed's Special Advice
This variety can be used in containers or hanging baskets, as well as in the vegetable garden. Rich, well-drained soil is ideal for cucumbers. Processed manure or compost are excellent soil additives. Water deeply and feed every 3 weeks.