The Spacemaster Bush Cucumber is specifically bred to thrive in smaller spaces, making it an ideal choice for urban gardens, balcony plantings, or raised beds. With its compact and bushy growth habit, this cucumber plant takes up less space than traditional vining varieties while still delivering impressive yields of delicious cucumbers.
Despite its compact size, the Spacemaster Bush Cucumber doesn't compromise on flavor or quality. Its fruits are crisp, sweet, and refreshingly juicy, making them a perfect addition to salads, sandwiches, or enjoyed on their own. The cucumbers typically measure around 6 to 8 inches in length and have a smooth, dark green skin.
One of the key advantages of the Spacemaster Bush Cucumber is its ability to set fruit even in challenging growing conditions. Whether you have limited sunlight, cooler temperatures, or variable weather, this cucumber variety adapts well and continues to produce an abundant harvest. Its compact growth also makes it easier to protect the plant from pests and diseases, ensuring a successful and healthy crop.
Growing the Spacemaster Bush Cucumber is a breeze, even for novice gardeners. It thrives in full sun but can tolerate partial shade. Plant the seeds in well-drained soil and provide regular watering to keep the plants hydrated. With its compact size, it's also a great candidate for container gardening. Simply choose a container with good drainage and ensure the plant receives adequate sunlight and water.
Garden Tip: Keep picked for continued yield. Resistant to scab and mosaic. Water regularly.
Planting Depth: 1/2"
Thin To: 14"
Start Indoors: In peat pots 6 weeks before last frost
Plant Outdoors: After danger of frost
Maturity: 58 days