Parthenocarpic. Manny is a Beit Alpha type that was developed for greenhouse production. This type of cucumber is widely used in Europe and is well known for its high quality, crisp-textured, tasty fruit. The shiny, medium green, smooth fruit measure 5-7" L x 1-1/2" W. Parthenocarpic (self-pollinating). Best yields occur when trellised, but Manny performs well in open field production too. Intermediate resistance to powdery mildew.
Approximately 25 seeds per pound
Soil temperature: 70 - 80 degrees fahrenheit
Seeding depth: 0.5 - 1 inches
Germination days: 6 - 10 days
Grow on temperature day: 65 - 70 degrees fahrenheit