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Cucumber Seeds - Mexican Sour Gherkin

Cucumber Seeds - Mexican Sour Gherkin

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  • Lilliputian cucumbers with a hint of lemon
  • Excellent flavor for pickling or slicing
  • Reliable, high yielding
  • Prefers full sun exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Cool Season
Fruit Size 1 to 2 inches
Growth Habit Climbing

Flavor Profile Cross Between a Cucumber and a Lime; Tart and Refreshing
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Culinary, Trellis Garden
Growing Conditions Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Microgreens, Pickling
Plant Resistance Deer

About Cucumber Seeds - Mexican Sour Gherkin

Cucumis sativus

Seed Type Heirloom Seed

This super-fun variety brings high yields of miniature cucumbers for snacking or pickling. With a slightly citrus hint, Mexican Sour Gherkin Cucumbers bring a bit of whimsy to your garden. Plant them near a fence or trellis for support as they climb. Seeds may be started inside or directly in the soil.

Planting Information

Planting Cucumber Seeds - Mexican Sour Gherkin

Planting Season Cool Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/2 inch
Plant Spacing 18 to 36 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 75 days
View our Cucumber Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 25

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