Dasher II F1 Hybrid is a high yielding hybrid with smooth and uniform dark green fruits which are 8” long and 2 1/2” wide. The plants are [abbr title=”Gynoecious – plants only produce female flowers and need another variety of cucumber as a pollinator. “]Gynoecious[/abbr], the seed is mixed with 12% Pointsett as a pollinator. Pointsett is similar in appearance and use to Dasher II. Excellent for home garden and local market sales. The plants are resistant to CMV, ALS, AN, S and PM. 58 days.
1,000 seeds/oz.; 2-3 lbs./acre; 7 days, 72°F
Start early indoors and transplant after 3-5 weeks or sow directly outside when soil temperature reaches 72°F.
Donna, Chagrin Falls, OH –
This cucumber was a great producer. It served double duty as a salad cucumber and as a pickler. The taste was its best quality..very sweet, not bitter, and not too seedy! I’ll buy it again.