Cucumber : Suyo Long
Japanese Long Cucumber (Heirloom)
Sweet flavored, ribbed fruits grow up to 15" long. Suyo Long is widely adapted, grows well in hot weather, and sets early. Try using this unusual-looking cucumber in salads, for bread-and-butter, or mixed vegetable pickles. Excellent eating quality. Bitter-free. Trellis for straight fruits.Cucurbitaceae Cucumis sativus
The fruit are ready for harvest 15 to 18 days after pollination. Harvest while small to medium-sized for best flavor. Keep harvesting fruit, even if misshapen, to keep vines productive.
Cucumbers contain potassium and antioxidants.