Beit-alpha type fruits grow to 6 inches in length, with slight ribs and almost no spines. Paper-thin skin is dark green, glossy and edible - you can leave the skin on for easy slicing without compromising the mild, sweet flavor. Adds a delicious crunch to sandwiches and salads. Vigorous plants grow to 4 feet tall, providing plenty of cover for high yields.
Light: Height: 4' Width: 0" Spacing: 12" Needs Pollinator: No Planting Season: Spring
Maturity: 55 Needs Isolation: No Seed Start Indoors: No Seed Start Direct: Yes Seeds Per Packet: 30 Planting Depth: 0"