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Cucumber

The cucumber is a tender, warm-season vegetable that produces well

Origin:

South Asia

Planting Instructions/Basic Care Information:

Spring: SEEDS: Start indoors 4-6 weeks before last frost date; plant outside after the danger of frost has passed.

Fall: SEEDS: Plant 14 weeks before first frost date.

Preferred Growing Climate: Sunny

Planting Depth: 1?

Plant Spacing: 12-24?

Days to Germinate: 3-8 days

Days to Harvest: 60-80 days

In Season:

Summer ? Fall (June ? November)

Pairs Well With:

Mint, Chili, Yogurt, Vinegar, Feta

Nutrition Facts:

Amount Per

100 grams

Calories 16

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.1 g?? 0%

Saturated fat 0 g ? 0%

Polyunsaturated fat 0 g

Monounsaturated fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg ? 0%

Sodium 2 mg ? 0%

Potassium 147 mg ? 4%

Total Carbohydrate 3.6 g ? 1%

Dietary fiber 0.5 g ? 2%

Sugar 1.7 g

Protein 0.7 g ? 1%

Vitamin A ? 2%????? Vitamin C ? 4%

Calcium ? 1%????? Iron ? 1%

Vitamin D ? 0%????? Vitamin B-6 ? 0%

Vitamin B-12 ? 0%????? Magnesium ? 3%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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