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Cucumis melo subsp. melo var. flexuosus

Common Name(s): Armenian cucumber
Family: Cucurbitaceae
Growth Habit: Annual
Growing Days: 110 to 140 (days)
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH:
Soil Texture/Type: Moisture retainer
Soil Drainage: Moderately Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity:
Frost tender. Grows well with corn and sunflowers, but dislikes potatoes.
Pythium, Phytothora, Sclerotinia, Helminthosporium/Bipolaris, Rhizoctonia, Cercospora, Anthrachose, Powdery Mildew, Cephalosporium
Food - fruit


Geographical Origin:
Only cultivated
Metric Units

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