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Cucumber: Cucumis sativus 'Gele Tros'

Botanical name: Cucumis sativus 'Gele Tros'

Common name: cucumber

also known as (large dutch yellow)

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Photo credit: Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company
Cucumber: Cucumis sativus 'Gele Tros'

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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 'Gele Tros'"

Yellow is the only color seen on this unique cucumber. A rare variety in both Europe and the US, it is a very old strain. Its tasty yellow fruit is ideal for slicing or eaten fresh out of the garden. A very easy to grow variety if one is lucky enough to locate it. Maturity in 60-80 days. Edited by S. Derr

History:

Seeds collected from Holland

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