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Cucumber 'Diva non-hybrid slicing'

Cucumis sativus

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Diva non-hybrid slicing is a popular variety of Cucumber, which belongs to the Cucumis genus (Cucumis sativus 'Diva non-hybrid slicing'). This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Diva non-hybrid slicing normally reaches to a mature height of 11.7 inches (30.0 cm). This variety tends to bloom in late spring.

India is believed to be where Diva non-hybrid slicing originates from.

Diva non-hybrid slicing Cucumber needs a moderate amount of maintenance, so some level of previous experience comes in handy when growing this plant. Ensure that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for this plant and keep an eye out for pests.

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How to grow Diva non-hybrid slicing

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Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water often. Keep in mind when planting that Diva non-hybrid slicing is thought of as tender, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Diva non-hybrid slicing are Zone 3 and Zone 14. Ensure your soil has a ph of between 5.5 and 6.8 as Diva non-hybrid slicing is a weakly acidic soil loving plant.

Growing Diva non-hybrid slicing from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 11.7 inches (30.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.47 inches (1.2 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 16°C / 61°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Diva non-hybrid slicing about 14 days after your last frost date.

Transplanting Diva non-hybrid slicing

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Diva non-hybrid slicing is a tender plant.

Harvesting Diva non-hybrid slicing

This variety tends to be ready for harvesting by late spring.