Cucumber Tortarello Barese. Italians love melon cucumbers. Picked small, they taste like a cucumber. Allow them to ripen more and they turn yellow and get sweeter. Long (10-11 inch) cucumber-melon type from Southern Italy. Mild, prolific, light green with some ribbing. 65-70 days. Excellent for salad, fresh eating. Does well on trellis. 3 gram pack; approximately 100 seeds.