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Cucumis sativus : fact sheet


Species name:
Cucumis sativus
Common names:
Cucumber ,Komkommer
Description:
Cucumber, Vegetable, Climber Annual

Unfortunately NO suppliers have this plant in stock at this stage!

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 80cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Tender
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Climbing - Annual
Usage:
Vegetables ,Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Edible Leaves ,Traditional Medicine
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Greenish Tones ,Edible
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive ,Flowers Particularly Fragrant
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Winter (June-Aug.)
Features:
Usually grown as an Annual
Foliage:
Deciduous