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Approximately 90.00 seeds per gram
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The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Cucumis anguria is cold hardy
USDA Zone:10 30° to 40°F (-1° to +4.5°C)
|Type of plant - annual
Flower or inflorescence:
ovoid-oblong, -5x4cm., long soft spines, GREY-GREEN to YELLOW
8cm. ovate, 3-5 lobed. (sow in spring)
|Height, in meters: 3
Height, in feet: 9.90
|Cucumis anguria sales history
Common names for Cucumis anguria:
|Angourie des antilles, Bur Gherkin, Pepino Cimarron, Sandia de Raton, West Indian Gherkin,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
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Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Cucumis anguria seeds will usually germinate in 15-29 days.
Sow Cucumis anguria seeds on the surface of moist compost, use a translucent cover to allow light in and to keep the compost humid and warm (do not place in direct sunlight)