Cucumber 'Bella F1 Hybrid' combines fantastic taste with vigorous growth to produce high quality yields of cucumber.
A vigorous plant habit and excellent powdery mildew resistance makes this a reliable variety for the home gardener. 'Bella' produces good crops of bitter-free fruits of about 35cm (14in) in length with that true cucumber taste often missing in shop-bought fruits.
Bitter-free fruits full of flavour, a vigorous growth habit and strong resistances, what's not to love about cucumber 'Bella F1 Hybrid'?
Approximate number of seeds in packet: 4
Plant Type: Vegetables, Culinary/Edible
Hardiness: H3: Half Hardy - Mild Winter (-5C to 1C)
Plant Height & Spread (at maturity): H 300cm x W 45cm (at maturity)
Pot Size: Seeds
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Yellow
Fragrant Flower: No
Aromatic Foliage: No
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Soil Type: Rich Fertile
Soil Drainage: Moist but well Drained
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Season of Interest: Summer
Flowering (from - to): May - August
Sowing / Planting (from - to): March - May
Harvesting (Harvesting Period & Instructions): July - October
Typically Available (from - to): January - December
Plant Care & Advice
Greenhouse cucumbers must be grown in a warm, humid greenhouse with a minimum temperature of 15C (60F). Outdoor (Ridge) types are suitable for growing outside. Some varieties may be suited to indoor and outdoor cultivation.