Nelson

Cucumber Beth Alpha

Nelson

Hybrid Beth Alpha cucumber with very early maturity. For protected cultivation in spring, summer and autumn. Nelson is extraordinary high yielding with fruits measuring 16-18cm. 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.

Disease Resistance Package
Intermediate Resistance:
Cucumber Mosaic Virus (CMV)
Powdery Mildew (Px (Sf)

variety

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

plant

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

fruit

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