CUCUMBER TASTY JADE F1 ~ gorgeous early slender Japanese cucumbers, the 30cm long fruits are glossy, thin skinned, crisp and tasty : all-female variety 4 seeds SOW: inside in April/early May in individual pots, keep moist (not waterlogged) and warm. GROW: plant at the 2/3 leaf stage indoors or outside (harden off first). For the straightest fruit train the stems up trellis, wire or firm frame. The fruits of Tasty Jade will be seedless if grown away from other varieties. If you have the space then it is better to grow all-female cucumbers away from other types as they are affected by cross pollination. EAT: harvest and enjoy through the summer and into September.