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Cucumber: Cucumis sativus 'Yokkao'

Botanical name: Cucumis sativus 'Yokkao'

Common name: cucumber

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Cucumber: Cucumis sativus 'Yokkao'

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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 'Yokkao'"

Brought to America by European explorers, this internationally known variety is a welcome sight in any garden. Its greenish/yellow fruit is very crisp, with a subtle and appealing taste. Widely used in canning, it can also be enjoyed raw. Maturity in 50-70 days. Edited by S. Derr

History:

Native to China and India for over 3,000 years

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