- Italian Seed Varieties by Region
- Seeds from Southern Italy
- Cucumber Carosello Mezzo Lungo di Polignano (Barese) (37-99)
Formerly called Cucumber Carosello Barese. Limited quantity. Light green, oval cucumber-melon from Bari. Picked small, they taste like a cucumber. Allow them to ripen more and they turn yellow and get sweeter. White flesh, 4 inches long. Mild tasting and very productive. Grow on a trellis. 70 days. Typical 'downy' skin of this type, which rubs off easily. Pick young. 3 gram packet. Not Franchi seed.