Cucumber, Pic-a-little (Cucumis sativus)

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Cucumber, Pic-a-little (Cucumis sativus)

Cucumis sativus, scientifically known as Cucumis sativus, is a captivating annual that will add a touch of beauty to your garden. Also with its refreshing green fruits and lush, trailing vines, this plant exudes a sense of grace and charm. So, Growing up to 1 to 2 feet tall, it forms a bountiful display of cucumbers, creating a delightful visual treat.

Cucumis sativus is a haven for pollinators, attracting bees and butterflies with its nectar-rich flowers. Additionally, it is a popular and versatile vegetable, enjoyed fresh in salads, pickled, or used in various culinary creations.

Ideal for vegetable gardens, containers, and sunny areas, this hardy species thrives in well-drained soil and full sun.

Embrace the allure of Cucumis sativus and create a haven in your garden while celebrating the delightful beauty of these green fruits and the rewarding charm it brings to your outdoor space.

Fun Facts:

    • Botanical Name: Cucumis sativus
    • Height: 3-12ft
    • Life Cycle: Herb - Perennial
    • Color: Green
    • Bloom Season: Summer
    • Light Requirements: Full Sun
    • Hardiness Zones: 4-12
    • Non-Native Colorado Plant

More importantly here is what you get!

At Finding Nectar, you can purchase Cucumber, Pic-a-little (Cucumis sativus) in a 4 inch pot, grown from seed, without the use of systemic pesticides, and are nurtured in living soil. We prioritize the root health of our flowers rather than forcing them to bloom, giving them the best chance to flourish in your yard within the first year.

Here is why it's important

At Finding Nectar in Arvada, Colorado, we highly value pollinators' vital role in ecosystems and food supply. Therefore, we thoughtfully select plants, like the Cucumber, Pic-a-little (Cucumis sativus), to support them.

These nectar-rich and pollen-filled plants nourish bees, butterflies, and more. By using our pollinator-friendly species, you actively preserve essential beings and create a thriving garden. Moreover, as a dedicated nursery serving the Front Range, you can shop worry-free about climate suitability.

Join us in creating a sustainable environment for both plants and pollinators! So, choose Finding Nectar for a greener future. Act now and make a difference with Finding Nectar!