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Cucumber 'Green Fingers' F1 (OD) - 3 Super Plugs

Marshalls Garden

Catalogue Code: 10805816

Sale price

Out of Season - Come back in October

Regular price £7.49

Cucumber 'Green Fingers' is an outdoor cucumber producing a splendid crop of short, smooth-skinned green fruits, crisp and flavoursome. Pick young for the best flavour and to encourage a bigger crop.

Key Features

  • F1 Hybrid variety
  • Prefers full sun

Pack Contents: 3 super plugs

Height: 1m

Description

  • Suitable for outdoor growing
  • Heavy crops of short smooth-skinned cucumbers
  • Good flavour
  • Great for snacks and salads

Cucumber 'Green Fingers' is an outdoor variety producing a splendid crop of short, smooth-skinned green cucumbers, crisp and flavoursome. Fruit sets well even in cool summers. Provide supports for the plants to climb up, and pick young for the best flavour and to encourage a bigger crop.

How you will receive your plants:

Selected by our team of experts and sent from our nursery, you will receive your super plugs in plug trays in a box. These are designed to keep your plants secure and to prevent damage in transit. Super plugs need to be potted on before planting out.

Can’t plant straight away?

If you aren't able to plant your super plugs out straight away then ensure they stay moist. You can place your plugs on a saucer or tray of shallow water so they are able to stay hydrated. Aim to have your plugs potted on within 3 days.

Planting hints and tips:

Potting super plugs on: On arrival place your plug trays in shallow water to allow them to soak ensuring the rootballs are moist. Use the end of a pencil or a narrow dibber to gently tease your plugs out of their trays. Choose potting on pots approximately 3 inches in diameter to plant your plugs on. Fill the pots with quality potting on compost and tap down until level. Use your pencil to make a hole in the top of the compost and place your plug plant in, gently pushing around the base of the plant. Repeat this process for all of your plugs and then place them in a tray and thoroughly water with a watering can using a fine rose to prevent the compost from being displaced. Grow your plants in a cold-frame, large sunny windowsill,  or greenhouse. Water every 2-3 days and more frequently if sunny to prevent drying out.

Hardening off: Once your potted on plants reach a good size and are ready to plant out in their final location, the first step is to harden them off before moving them outdoors permanently. This involves simply placing them outdoors during the day and back undercover at night to allow them to get accustomed to the lower temperatures. Once they have been hardened off for a week your plants should be ready to plant out in their final location.

Growing Calendar

J Jan F Feb M Mar A Apr M May J June J Jul A Aug S Sep O Oct N Nov D Dec
Plant Outdoors
Harvest

Delivery

We know how important your garden is to you. We've listened to our customers and introduced a new improved speedy delivery service, meaning Express delivery comes as standard.

*Orders to Northern Ireland have an automatic additional ¬£3.00 delivery surcharge applied at checkout. 

Order TypeDelivery ChargeDelivery Charge
Seed only order¬£2.49ÔĽŅIf you purchase any other items you'll be charged the standard delivery rate of ¬£5.99
Plants, bulbs & gardening accessories£5.99If we need to split your order into separate deliveries we'll only charge one delivery fee
Extra large or long plants & heavy items£9.99These are clearly displayed at check-out
Compost (and any other large or heavy items)£5.99

These items are subject to a delivery multiplier where orders containing 3 or 4 items will be subject to an additional £5.99 for every further 2 items added. This is automatically applied at check-out:

  • 1 - 2 bags ¬£5.99
  • 3 - 4 bags ¬£11.98
  • 5 - 6 bags ¬£17.97
  • 7 - 8 bags ¬£23.96
  • 9 - 10 bags ¬£29.95

If you'd like more than 10 bags of compost please call our Customer Service team who can arrange for a bespoke competitive quote on 01480 774555 (standard network charges apply)

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Delivery to outside of Great Britain

We regret we are unable to deliver any items outside of some Great Britain delivery addresses. This includes Europe, Channel Islands, Republic of Ireland, USA and Rest of World. We will update our website if this changes. 

We now deliver to Northern Ireland, additional delivery surcharges automatically apply at checkout. 

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