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Post  milaneyjane on 3/2/2016, 6:14 pm

Hi all,
It has been a long while since I have been here.    Shocked  Does anyone know what variety cucumber would be closest to the mini cukes at Aldi and the thin green beans at Costco?  I have a picky teen eater, lol!
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Post  AtlantaMarie on 3/2/2016, 8:09 pm

Hi Milaneyjane. I'm AtlantaMarie. Can you guess what area I live in? :-)

Don't have any answers for you, but I'm glad to see you!
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Post  Scorpio Rising on 3/2/2016, 8:38 pm

glad you\'re here milaneyjane! Sorry, me either, no experience with either of your questions, however, I assure others here will be able to give guidance!

Glad to meet ya! From Ohio here, post more so we can see what you are dealing with?

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Post  sanderson on 3/3/2016, 2:08 pm

Hi, Jane, I would contact the regional offices of the companies directly. By the way, I think you are being a clever mom trying to find seeds for the foods that you know they already like.

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Post  CapeCoddess on 3/3/2016, 2:57 pm

Traders had them labeled as Persian.
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Post  Scorpio Rising on 3/3/2016, 6:34 pm

I bought the seeds for this cuke based on the description, that sounds like those tender little cukes at Krogers, but I haven't grown them yet....

http://www.rareseeds.com/beit-alpha-cucumber/

Lots of seed companies carry them.
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Post  yolos on 3/3/2016, 9:09 pm

I grew baby persian cucs the last two years.  I love them.  Small and very few seeds.
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Post  Scorpio Rising on 3/3/2016, 10:04 pm

@yolos wrote:I grew baby persian cucs the last two years.  I love them.  Small and very few seeds.

Yum! I grew cukes in the day...pickle types as I remember.
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