Straight Eight


An All American Selections winner in 1935. A real superstar that has stood the test of time and is most likely the most recognized variety with home gardeners. Widely adapted, does well in virtually any condition with proper care. Deep green cylindrical fruits are 8″ long and 2-2.5″ wide. Excellent quality for canning or fresh eating. 55-65 days.

Additional information

Weight N/A
Seed Type


Latin Name:

Cucumis sativus


3-10 days


55-65 days


Full Sun

Planting Method:

Direct sow after all danger of frost past and soil is warm; or start indoors and transplant after 2-3 weeks

Planting Depth:



Space plants 12" apart in rows 6' apart

Support Needed:

Optional; trellis to keep off damp ground if needed

Seed Count

+/- 1,230 per ounce; 19,790 per pound

Satisfaction Guarantee

We pride ourselves in offering only the highest quality seeds; those free of GMOs, noxious weeds and other invasive species, and produced by growers that are supportive of sustainable agricultural practices.  Limitation of Liability:  The sole remedy for loss or damages shall be limited to the purchase price of the seed.  Shipping charges are not refundable. Under no circumstances, will A. P. Whaley LLC be liable for consequential damages.  All claims must be submitted to A. P. Whaley LLC in writing no more than 30 days from the date of purchase.

Wholesale Customers

For wholesale pricing and availability, please contact our office at (608) 437-9081.


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