‘Italian Striped” has dark green fruit with light green stripes and light ribbing. It has an excellent taste with many flowers on a large, vigorous plant. A good producer and does well in cool weather. Good eating quality even when quite large, but best when picked small.
Plant 5-6 seeds, 2cm deep in an 20cm circle in ‘hills’ 1m apart, and thin to two or three. Space rows 2m apart. 55 days. 10g about 50 seeds.
NOTE: To meet quarantine requirements, this seed has been tested and found to be free of Cucumber Green Mottle Mosaic Virus. The price per packet has been increased to cover the cost of testing.