Heirloom Varieties

Armenian Cucumber
Light green, heavily ribbed fruits, loves the heat.

‘Bushy’ Cucumber
Heirloom from southern Russia, slicing/pickling

‘Japanese Climbing’ Cucumber
Heirloom from 1892, slicing/pickling

‘Parisian Pickling’ Cucumber
Heirloom from the 1890’s, pickling

 

Modern Varieties

‘Diva’┬áCucumber
Can set fruit without pollination, slicing

‘Rocky’ Persian┬áCucumber
Seedless baby cukes, pick when 3″-3.5″ long

‘Suyo Long’ Cucumber
Grows up to 15″ long, burpless, slicing/pickling

 

Glossary:

Burpless:

Heirloom:

Modern: