National Pickling Cucumber

Rohrer Seeds

About- This variety was originally developed by the National Pickle Packers Association to fulfill their needs for a pickle with the perfect shape and crispness for canning. The thin skin of this cucumber allows it to easily absorb any spices used during pickling. Can be easily grown up a trellis for container or raised bed gardening.

When and Where to Plant- Direct sow 3-4 weeks after the last frost in the spring or start indoors 4-6 weeks before your last frost. Plant in an area that receives full sun and soil that is drains well.

Care and Harvest- Keep well-watered and fertilized throughout the growing season. Harvest often when mature by twisting the fruit off the vine.

Planting Depth- 1/2"

Seed Spacing- 3-4"

Spacing Between Rows- 36-48"

Days to Germination- 3-10

Plant Spacing- 12-24"

Days to Maturity- 55

Approximate Seeds per Pkt- 40