Nunhems Cucumber Belle is a high-yielding, hybrid cucumber variety that is perfect for commercial and home gardens. It is a French word that means "beautiful lady," and it lives up to its name with its slender, straight fruits that are up to 12 inches long. The fruits have a smooth, glossy skin and a crisp, refreshing flesh.
Nunhems Cucumber Belle is a very early variety, with fruits ready to harvest in just 45 days. It is also a very productive variety, with each plant producing up to 10 pounds of fruit. The fruits are resistant to downy mildew and powdery mildew, making them a good choice for growers in humid climates.
Nunhems Cucumber Belle is a versatile variety that can be eaten fresh, pickled, or used in salads or stir-fries. It is also a good source of vitamins A and C.
Here are some of the key features of Nunhems Cucumber Belle:
- Resistant to downy mildew and powdery mildew
- Slender, straight fruits
- Crisp, refreshing flesh
- Versatile (can be eaten fresh, pickled, or cooked)
- Good source of vitamins A and C