Cucumber ‘Fin de Meaux’

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'Fin de Meaux' immature fruit, Aug 2019 ©Kelly

Grower: Kelly

Year: 2018, 2019, 2020

Accession: 340

Seed Source: Original seed from Canadian Seed Library (Seeds of Diversity)

Comments:

2020
2019 This was a bad year for cucumbers all around, and the cool wet weather definitely affected this variety. I had quite a bit of fruit that aborted when the rains came, and what did stay on the vine was delayed in ripening quite a bit.
2018 Really awesome grower! Did extremely well, even in higher heat. Didn't show signs of blight or stress until the wild temperature swings in late August/early September. A pickling cucumber, but awesome for fresh eating too if skins are taken off, or harvested when very young. Nice fresh flavour, very crisp.