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Cucumis sativus Mini Muncher

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Cucumis sativus Mini Muncher Cucumber
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Citrus & Fruit, Climbers, Herbs & Vegetables Climbing / Twining

Description:
Small evergreen vine with green leaves and yellow flowers in spring followed by edible cylindrical green fruit commonly know as cucumbers. Fruit flesh is clear-green and juicy. Great for eating fresh. Harvest fruit from mid-summer. Mini Muncher has snackable size thin skinned fruit, perfect for lunch boxes.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
60cm-1m 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Loam, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Courtyard, Edible Garden, Mass Planting, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Black Spot, Caterpillars, Snails And Slugs

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Cucurbitaceae Asia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Low
Frost: Tender
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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