Nelson

Cucumber Beth Alpha

Nelson

Nelson is an extraordinary high yielding hybrid cucumber. Its plant has good side branches, a high continuance, strong vigour and short internodes with 2-3 fruits per node. The plant has all female flowers and minimum pruning is needed. 

  • Hybrid Beth Alpha
  • For protected cultivation
  • For spring, summer and autumn
  • Very early maturity
  • Fruit length 16-18cm

Disease Resistance/Tolerance

  • Cucumber Mosaic Virus (CMV)
  • Powdery Mildew (Px (Sf)

Specifications

Fruit

Length: 16-18cm
Skin: Slightly Ribbed
Shape: Cylindrical
Colour: Dark Green

Plant

Fruits Per Node: 2-3
Continuance: High
Sex Expression: All Female Flowers
Internode Length: Short
Pruning Needed: Minimum
Vigour: Strong

Variety

Type: Beth Alpha
Maturity: Very Early
Cultivation: Protected
Yield: Very High
Hybrid: F1
Season: Spring, Summer, Autumn