Cucumber (Cucumis sativus 'Thunderbird') in the Cucumbers Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Uses: Vegetable
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Various insects

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Posted by farmerdill (Augusta Georgia - Zone 8a) on Nov 13, 2012 2:01 PM

A 1999 gynoecious hybrid slicer from Ken Owens, Seminis. Dark green 9 x 2.5 inch fruit. Resistant to angular leafspot, anthracnose, powdery mildew, scab, Cucumber Mosaic Virus, Watermelon Mosaic Virus, PRSV, and Zuchinni Yellow Mosaic Virus. Grows well here but about 10 days later than Olympian.

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