Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds
Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds

Disease Resistance:

CMV

Cucumber Mosaic Virus

CVYV

Cucumber Vein Yellowing Virus

PM

Powdery Mildew

Symbols Explained

Easy Choice

Easy Choice

Variety is easy-to-grow.

Greenhouse Performer

Greenhouse Performer

This symbol is assigned to only those varieties that we have found, based on our trials, to be the best performers in a climate-controlled greenhouse environment. These varieties have been selected based on proven vigor and disease resistance to sustain healthy growth through a longer season, high yields to justify the investment in the structure, and excellent flavor and appearance.

Johnny's Exclusive/Specialty

Johnny's Exclusive/Specialty

At Johnny's, we have trialed seed and products from around the world. After confirming that they meet our superior quality standards, we have chosen to offer many unique varieties that are now only available from Johnny's. These are Johnny's Exclusives/Specialties.

Organic Seeds, Plants, & Supplies

Organic Seeds, Plants, & Supplies

For seeds, OG means "organically grown" and signifies seeds harvested from plants grown organically, without synthetic fertilizers or pesticides and according to National Organic Program standards.
For supplies, OG signifies products that are approved for use in growing certified organic crops; supplies are listed by OMRI (Organic Materials Review Institute) when noted in the product description.

Corinto (F1) (OG)
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Corinto (F1) (OG)

2562G

Product ID: 2562G

Early, flavorful, and high yielding.

This organic, greenhouse hybrid produces very dark green, uniform, 7-8" slicing cucumbers despite cool weather or heat. Small seed cavity. Skin is thick enough to endure harvesting and handling, but thinner than the average slicing cucumber. Also does well in the field. Gynoecious and parthenocarpic. Intermediate resistance to cucumber mosaic virus, cucumber vein yellowing virus, and powdery mildew. Organically grown. Avg. 15,500 seeds/lb. Mini: 10 seeds. Packet: 30 seeds.

Product Price Qty
2562GMini  $6.15 
2562GPacket  $14.95 
2562G50 Seeds  $25.90 
2562G100 Seeds  $45.95 
2562G500 Seeds  $164.30 
2562G1,000 Seeds  $306.30 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   48

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

Product Symbols:

Easy Choice   Greenhouse Performer   Johnny's Exclusive/Specialty   Organic Seeds, Plants, & Supplies  

Disease Resistance Codes:

CMV   CVYV   PM  

Shipping Information & Notes

Andrew Mefferd

Staff Select

Corinto Cucumber

"The most vigorous, productive, and tasty slicing cucumber you'll see."

Andrew Mefferd

Product Development

Growing Information

Cucumbers



CULTURE: Requires warm, well-drained soil high in fertility, with a pH of 6.8-7.2. Consistent, adequate irrigation is needed to produce an abundant crop. Cucumbers are very sensitive to cold. Make sure both soil and air temperatures have warmed prior to planting. The use of poly mulch and row covers will greatly enhance the vigor and potential yields of cucumbers by providing warmth and insect protection. For greenhouse or high tunnel production the use of gynoecious and parthenocarpic varieties are highly recommended.
TRANSPLANTING: Sow indoors in 50-cell plug trays, 1-2 seeds/cell, 3-4 weeks before transplanting. Keep temperature above 70°F (21°C) day and 60°F (16°C) night. Transplant 12" apart in rows 5-6' apart. Do not disturb roots when transplanting.
DIRECT SEEDING: Wait until soil is warm, at least 70°F (21°C). Cucumber seeds will not germinate at a soil temperature below 50°F (10°C). Sow 2 seeds/ft., 1/2" deep, in rows 6' apart. Thin to 12" apart.
DISEASES: Practice crop rotation, residue sanitation, and choose disease-resistant varieties. Control insect pests to prevent bacterial wilt.
INSECT PESTS: Exclude cucumber beetles with row covers at planting, or control with pyrethrin or azadarachtin.
HARVEST: Once fruit bearing begins, pick daily.
STORAGE: Hold cucumbers at 45-50°F (7-10°C) and 90% relative humidity for up to 2 weeks.
DAYS TO MATURITY: From direct seeding; subtract about 10 days if transplanting.
AVG. DIRECT SEEDING RATE: 30 seeds sows 15', 100 seeds/50', 250 seeds/125', 500 seeds/250', 1,000 seeds/500', 15M/acre at 2 seeds/ft. in rows 6' apart.
TRANSPLANTS: Avg. 85 plants/100 seeds.
SEED SPECS: SEEDS/LB.: 16,000-21,000 (avg. 18,000).
PACKET: 30 seeds unless otherwise noted.


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