Cucumber : Mexican Sour Gherkins
also known as Mexican Mouse Melons
Mexican heirloom with delicate vines and prolific fruits. Fruits fall off the vine when ripe and have the taste of already having been pickled. Excellent in salads or eaten out of hand.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.