|Item Number||Italian Name||Scientific Name|
This typical salad variety has cylindrical fruits, 6 - 8 inches long, with a rounded tip. it has a dark green skin, firm flesh with few seeds. The central sprouts should be pinched out above first four leaves, repeating operation after side-sprouts have grown. It has an abundant production from first fruits onwards.
Sow outdoors from March to June at intervals of 12 to 16 inches with 3 feet between rows. Sow 2-3 seeds per hole, thinning out after germination.
Direct or transplant from indoor
|Life Cycle||Days of Maturity||Sun Type||Spread||Max Height||Planting Time|
|Perennial plant||45 Days||Full||36 inches||4 inches||Spring to early summer|
= Outside Sow Period
= Sow Indoors then Transplant seedlings
= Harvest Period
= Tunnel/Cloche Gardening