To get an excellent crop, it’s important to find quality seed. Considering a wide range of hybrids presented in retail chains, gardeners often can not decide. What are the best varieties of cucumbers in the letter A? We’ll take a closer look at the descriptions and characteristics of popular options.
- Import selection
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- Early varieties
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- Prickly watermelons
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- Mid-early varieties
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- For the northern regions
Seeds of foreign agricultural companies have always been of great interest among domestic farmers.Most often, the raw materials come to us after many years of cultivation in Europe and Asia. Popular new products and proven leaders will allow you to get a plentiful harvest.
Annika F1 – are small and neat gherkins, reaching a length of 9 cm. The surface of the fruit is covered with a thin skin with small pimples. Due to its high palatability, the products will be relevant in fresh and processed form.
Liana does not need pollination, and from one bush after 45 days you can remove 5 kg of fruits. Unpretentious in care, the hybrid is not afraid of common ailments.
Amantum F1 is a fruitful plant, at least 20 kg is removed from a square meter of planting. Beautiful gherkins of the same form do not lose their presentation in storage and during transportation. Pleasant taste with a characteristic cucumber aroma, devoid of bitterness, specialized for universal use.
New Dutch cucumber, the vegetation period of which is from 40 to 45 days. Parthenocarpic bush does not need pollination, it develops well in various designs and in the open. Subject to the minimum care requirements, 5 bundles are formed in each nodule. Not afraid of viruses and common fungal ailments.
Dutch hybrid. Parthenocarpic liana forms in the axils of the leaves from three to five bundles of ovaries. The culture is not afraid of diurnal changes in temperature, is immune to common sores and quickly regenerates after stress. It develops equally well both in the open air and in greenhouses.
The Aztec hybrid has a stable crop that does not depend on weather conditions. Zelentsy grow up to 10 cm, covered with a thin skin with a dark edge and small pimples. The pleasant sweetish taste of the gherkins makes them a great option for canning.
An excellent variety of cucumbers bred by South Korean breeders.The ultra-early bush will delight the first fruits much earlier than the Polish Andrus F1 – 35 days after hatching from the seeds. The main feature of the plant is its amazing vitality and ability to regenerate. Liana withstands temperature extremes, is not afraid of diseases and agricultural technology errors.
The hybrid Aristocrat F1 has small gherkins, specialized for conservation. Neat greenbacks are covered with thin skin with rare, noticeable pimples. The products are stored for a long time and can transport without any problems.
Dutch variety. Parthenocarpic liana is not afraid of dangerous fungal diseases and is unpretentious in care. The plant is not inferior in yield to domestic favorites Ataman and Admiral.
Athena F1 cucumber has excellent taste and market characteristics. Bright aroma without bitterness is suitable for salads and preservation. Zelentsy have the same shape, the flesh is covered with a thin skin with barely visible pimples.
A popular Polish cucumber that resembles the domestic variety Sestritsa Alyonushka according to its characteristics. A strong liana ripens seven weeks after hatching from the seeds. The plant is resistant to all dangerous ailments and is not afraid of temperature differences.
It is characterized by long-term and steady fruiting even in adverse weather conditions.
Anulka F1 are delicious fruits without genetically unpleasant bitterness. The hybrid needs regular removal of greenery, otherwise the fruits may outgrow and turn yellow. It does not lose commercial characteristics during long-term storage, it is used for universal use.
If you want to get early fruits from a variety, then see the full description on it on the label.
A popular plant that will please an early harvest – 35 days after hatching from the seeds. The bush is parthenocarpic and does not need pollinators: it perfectly develops in open ground and film structures. It has strong immunity to the main cucumber ailments and easy care.
Aramis F1 are small fruits of the same shape, covered with thin skin with rare pimples. Due to the excellent taste, gherkins are consumed fresh and processed. Products lie for a long time and are transported without problems, preserving the original characteristics.
A popular domestic variety that does not require pollinators. From the emergence of seedlings to the first picking of fruits, 38 to 45 days pass. A medium-sized vine with a small number of shoots forms bundles of ovaries in the nodes.The plant is undemanding to care and has strong immunity to both varieties of powdery mildew.
Cucumber Alekseyich F1 or Alekseyevich is a fruitful hybrid with at least 13 kg of production from one square of plantings. Neat gherkins, covered with a thin, pimply peel, reach a length of 9 cm. Thanks to selective work, bitterness is absent in the pulp. The fruits will taste fresh and processed.
Are you looking for a fruitful solution for the greenhouse or window sill? We recommend that you pay attention to an amazing plant that develops without problems in conditions of limited soil volume. Parthenocarpic variety bears fruit throughout the growing season and stops the period with the onset of frost. It is not afraid to develop in low light conditions, it is immune to cucumber diseases.
The Alpinist F1 hybrid has long “greenhouse” greens covered with a smooth, small-tuberous skin. Due to the minimum of empty flowers, the crop is plentiful. The pulp is sweetish, with no characteristic bitterness. The products are perfectly stored and transported, specialized for universal use.
An interesting partenocarpic variety that grows in greenhouses, film tunnels and in open ground.Liana has a weak branching, and in each node five bundles of ovaries are formed. Resistant to the most dangerous diseases, not afraid of temperature changes. Most of the crop is harvested in the first 35 days after hatching, subsequent periods are less plentiful.
Alphabet F1 cucumber has small gherkins, growing up to 13 cm in length. Zelentsy is covered with a thin skin with a frequent edge. There is no bitterness in the pulp, so the fruits are suitable for universal use.
Like the popular Artek F1, the hybrid belongs to bee-pollinated varieties that are specialized for outdoor cultivation . A strong plant is not afraid of agricultural technology errors and does not suffer from common ailments. Harvested 45 days after the appearance of the first sprouts.
Alyosha F1 – these are small cucumbers that reach a length of 11 cm. Delicious gherkins are covered with thin skin with sharp pimples. Fragrant pulp is devoid of bitterness, therefore products are consumed in any form.
An unusual decorative variety bred by domestic breeders. One-year-old climbing vine grows up to two meters in length. The plant is used as decoration for fences and buildings. Beautiful five-lobed leaves have a thin edge on the underside.
Thorny watermelon cultivar should not be eaten: all parts of the bush are poisonous, therefore dangerous to human and animal health.Culture blooms from mid-summer, after which ovaries begin to form. Outwardly, the fruits are similar to a popular berry covered with thin spikes.
A plant that, by characteristics, resembles the Malyutka-Anyutka variety. Parthenocarpic bush develops equally well both in the greenhouse and in the open ground. From seedlings to the first picking of fruits, 42 days pass. Stress-resistant liana is unpretentious in the care and resistant to the disease.
Openwork F1 is a hybrid specialized for fresh and processed use. Small short greenbacks reach a length of 11 cm. A delicious, sweetish pulp is devoid of bitterness and voids. From one square meter of plantings, you can remove from 12 kg of production.
To get a lot of flavoring cucumbers, it is important to choose the right variety. Fruits that ripen for more than 7 weeks have time to acquire a bright, rich taste and are characterized by high yields.
A domestic selection variety that belongs to mid-early varieties. From hatching from seeds to the onset of technical ripeness, at least 55 days pass. It does not require pollinators, therefore it develops without problems in any type of soil. Subject to the rules of agricultural technology, at least 14 kg is easily removed from each square of landings.The culture is highly resistant to fungal diseases.
Antoshka hybrid is grown on both greenbacks and gherkins and pickles. The products have excellent marketable and taste characteristics, used in preservation and pickles. Cucumbers can be recognized by special signs:
- peel with light stripes;
- rare pimples;
- weight up to 85 gr.
A mid-early bush that begins bearing fruit after 7 weeks. The bee-pollinated variety is cultivated both on the street and under film structures. The strong liana is not afraid of agricultural technology mistakes and is practically not sick.
The Stork hybrid has neat cucumbers, whose length is on average 11 cm and weight is 90 g. Gherkins are covered with a skin with a dense edge of black. Do not be bitter. There are no voids in the pulp. Suitable for universal use.
For the northern regions
Cucumber is a heat-loving crop, so it does not always take root in cool areas. Altai varieties differ from ordinary plants in maximum resistance to low temperatures and strong immunity. What are the best hybrids for such growing conditions?
- Cucumbers Altai F1. The universal Czech bush belongs to the bee-pollinated species. Zelentsy is small (up to 10 cm), covered with a thin skin with subtle tubercles.
- Andryusha. Parthenocarpic vine with strong regenerating characteristics.The fruits are removed 45 days after hatching from the seeds.
- Cucumber Altai. Strong plant, has time to mature within 48 days. Neat gherkins do not turn yellow or bitter.
A feature of regional vegetables is the need to harvest before a certain date. According to popular belief, the active gathering begins on August 17, on the feast of St. Avdotya Ogurechnitsa. Heavy rains and cooling were expected by the end of the month.
In order to get a generous and healthy crop, you need to find a suitable variety. Among the wide range of domestic and foreign cucumbers, you can choose a variety that meets your requirements.