As the name implies these are a favorite of many Northern Gardeners as they are well adapted to shorter seasons and cooler climates. They bear medium green fruits fairly early.
The vines are relatively compact as opposed to many cumbersome sprawling varieties, which makes them ideal for those with limited garden space.
They should be harvested frequently and while young, not only for best taste but also to allow the plants energy to be directed towards producing more cucumbers.
This cultivar has a High resistance to scab.
As the name indicates, this is a good choice for a pickling cucumber, but also works well in salads or for snacking.
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