50 DAYS Semi-spineless vines 1-2' tall, 3-3½ ' wide bear huge crops of dark green fruits. Small seed cavity. Terrific flavor, even when picked at larger size.
Zones: Annual 3 - 9.
Height: 1.5 - 2 feet.
Spacing: 4 - 5 feet between hills.
Depth: Direct seed 1/2 to 1 inch deep in hills (which warm and drain earlier in the season) or rows. Sow 4 to 5 seeds per hill. Space hills 3 to 4 feet apart. When the plants are 2 to 3 inches tall, thin to 2 to 3 plants per hill by snipping off unwanted plants without disturbing the roots of the remaining