58 days. The Straight Eight cucumber is an early variety of cucumber that is sweet and tender. The Straight Eight is large with a small seed cavity. Since this variety is mature in just fifty eight days, a steady harvest can be achieved by planting regularly throughout the season. AAS Winner. 8 inch fruits are dark green with white spines and small seed cavity. Very vigorous.
Latin Name:Cucumis sativus
Days to Maturity:55-60
Days to Germination:3-10
Soil Preference:Loamy, sandy, fertilized, well drained
Temperature Preference:65-85 °F
Light Preference:Full sun
Straight Eight Color:Softer green skin compared to some dark slicing cucumbers