Cucumber 'Fanfare' hybrid
1994 AAS Vegetable Award Winner

 'Fanfare' is a "monoecious" hybrid, hybrids which are generally more vigorous, produce over a longer period and yield better shaped, better quality fruit later into the growing season. Vigorous semi-dwarf plant habit.

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AAS Winner Primary Details
Award: AAS Vegetable Award Winner
Award Type: National Winner
Class: Cucumber
Variety Name: 'Fanfare' hybrid
Genus: Cucumis
Species: sativus
Year: 1994
Common Name: Cucumber
Type: Vegetables
Breeder: Petoseed/Seminis Vegetable Seeds
Close Market Comparison: 'Salad Bush,' 'Pot Luck'
Plant Needs
Duration Type: Annual
Light Needs: Full sun
Staking Required: NO
Plant Characteristics
Foliage Color: Green
Plant Habit: Vining
Plant Height: Short: Under 10"
Garden Spacing: 24 inches
Days To Harvest (Sowing Seed): 63 days
Fruit Shape: cylindrical and straight with slight taper at blossom end
Fruit Size: 8 to 9 inches
Fruit Weight: 10 ounces
Fruit Flavor Description: flavorful - less bitter
Plant Spread: 2 to 2.5 feet
Disease Resistances or Tolerances: Powdery Mildew, Scab, Cucumber Mosaic Virus, Angular Leaf Spot, Anthracnose
Home Gardener Use
Container: YES

How to Grow

 Sow directly into soil. 

1935 Gold Medal winner

Cucumber Straight-8

Grower and Retailers: AAS Winner tags and labels are available from these suppliers:

John Henry


United Label and Sato 

Customizable bench cards are available from:

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