55 days. This middle eastern style cucumber is crisp and sweet. Also called Persian or Lebanese cucumber, the Beit Alpha types are tender, sweet and seedless--perfect for packing into school lunches! The Beit Alpha cucumber is an early variety of cucumber that is sweet, tender and seedless. The Beit Alpha is large and smooth with a soft outer layer. Since this variety is mature in just fifty five days, a steady harvest can be achieved by planting regularly throughout the season.
Latin Name:Cucumis sativus
Days to Maturity:50-60 days
Soil Preference:Moist and well drained, temp of 55 to 65 F, pH 6 to 7