Hedgehog Cucumber Seeds (Cucumis dipsaceus)
- Wildly grow in East tropical Africa - Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania; Arabian Peninsula - Yemen
- Hedgehog cucumber is a fibrous-rooted annual plant producing stems up to 2 metres long that scramble over the ground or climb into other plants, supporting themselves by means of tendrils.
- The plant is sometimes harvested from the wild as a local source of food and medicine. It is sold in local markets.
- Height : 36" - 48"
Spacing : 18" - 24"
Sun Light : > 6 hours to Full
Water : Average
Harvest : 60 - 65 days
Sowing : Sow seeds 1/4" deep
Germination : 7 - 16 Days
Size : 3" - 4"
Color : Lemon-colored skins
Use : Excellent for Salad, Sandwich or Pickling.
Qty : >< 12 Seeds/pack