WHEN TO PLANT: one week after frost free date. Daytime temperature
must be at least 60 degrees.
DEPTH OF PLANTING: 3/4" deep
PLANTS APART IN ROWS (AFTER THINNING): 1
foot apart DISTANCE BETWEEN ROWS: 3 feet apart
RAISED BED PLANTING GUIDE: After thinning,
plants should be about a foot apart throughout bed.
SOIL TYPE RECOMMENDED: well drained,
NOTE: Cucumbers may be planted in hills; 4 plants in a hill spaced 3 feet apart.
TUCSON PLANTING INFORMATION: Armenian and
lemon cucumbers do exceptionally well in Tucson.
All cucumbers increase production during and after monsoons.
Plant March 20 to May 15 and August 1 through September 1.