Marketmore 76 Cucumber Seeds
Marketmore 76 Cucumber Seeds (63 days)
Marketmore 76 cucumber seeds were introduced by Dr. Henry Munger at Cornell University and released in 1976. Dr. Munger just passed (8/2010). He will be sorely missed, but many of his creations will live on feeding the world.
Marketmore 76 is a good yielding mid season slicing cucumber for the home gardener. 8-9" very dark green when mature. Nice flavor, smooth, straight and perfect for salads. Marketmore 76 vines bear over a longer period than most.
Marketmore 76 cucumbers are known as slicing cucumbers. They grow straight and have smooth, dark green skin. Handling them, you’ll feel a few cucumber “spines” but there are few and they easily rubbed off.
Marketmore 76 cucumbers are prolific. Throughout the summer, they provide steady growth and cucumber output.
Disease Tolerance: Cucumber Mosaic Virus, Downy Mildew, Powdery Mildew, Scab
Recommended by the Following State Universities or Ag Extension Offices as a variety that performs well for their region. FL
Started seeds indoors two weeks ago and got about a 95% germination rate. Seedling look strong and healthy.