Lambley Gardens & Nursery, 395 Lesters Road,  Ascot,  Victoria 3364
Phone +61 (03) 5343 4303,  Fax +61 (03) 5343 4257

Cucumber, 'Khassib' F1 (Cucumus sativus)

Cucumber, 'Khassib' F1 (Cucumus sativus)

Productive Lebanese

The best Lebanese cucumber in our trials for non-trellis production. Very quick to produce and incredibly productive this variety has uniform crops of dark green crisp fleshed fruits for all of the warmer months. A couple of plants will keep a household going. 50 days from transplant

When to sow: Early September indoors or mid November to mid-December in situ

Where to sow: In a 7.5cm pot or direct Depth to sow: 1/2 cm

Aspect: Full sun or as sunny a spot as possible.

Soil: Prepared, well drained, fertilised soil. Add lime if soil is too acid.

Spacing: Between plants 40cm; Between rows 120cm or on trellis


Directions: Sow one seed to a 7.5cm pot on a hot bed during early September and plant out in November. Sow a later crop in situ in mid-November to mid-December. Plant 40cm apart in a 120cm wide bed or grow on a trellis.

This plant is not in our current range and is provided here for customer information only.