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Cucumber: Cucumis sativus 'Crystal Apple'

Botanical name: Cucumis sativus 'Crystal Apple'

Common name: cucumber

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Cucumber: Cucumis sativus 'Crystal Apple'

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Soil: dry, acidic, loam
Sun:
  
Zones: 1a thru 11a
Care:
easy
Lifespan:
annual
Category:   
Attributes:

climber, fall interest, bee attracting, edible

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description for "Cucumber: Cucumis sativus 'Crystal Apple'"

Sweet, mild and tender are just a few of the words that describe this cucumber. New to the US market, this unique variety boasts small oval shaped fruit that are about the size of an apple. With its bright, creamy white color and amazing taste, it is ideal in salads or eaten fresh. Maturity in 65 days. Edited by S. Derr

History:

Seeds collected from China

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