Description of the variety of cucumbers Trilogy

Variety Trilogy is a hybrid plant that has appeared recently, with medium maturity, self-pollinating. Cucumber Trilogy quickly spread throughout the Russian Federation, thanks to excellent yields and persistent immunity.

Description of the variety of cucumbers Trilogy

Grade characteristics

The main feature of this variety is that the Trilogy F1 cucumber can self-pollinate, it does not need neighbors or bees for this. Trilogy propagates by the method of sheaving, that is, all the fruits are concentrated on the main column, and the lateral shoots are weak to fully ripen.

The first time 8 shoots are formed on the bush, which mature in 50 days. The yield of Trilogy is amazing, all the fruits appear and ripen stably, for this they need a lot of light, the quality and juiciness of the fruits will depend on it.

Gherkins of this type are universal, they are perfect for fresh use, as well as for pickling and preservation.

Plant description

The plant is quite strong, has average ripening, from the moment of planting to the time of harvesting the first harvest 51-59 days pass. Most often, a variety is used to grow in open soil, and for greenhouse conditions there are other varieties of this variety, from an earlier period.

Bushes are able to grow more than 2 m in height. Plants have medium branching and weak lateral shoots, almost all of them have a female type of flowering.

Fruit Description

On the fruits you can see small pimples, also on the green skin there are white spikes of small sizes. In length, cucumbers reach 10 cm, their mass is 75 g.

Cucumbers have excellent taste, they are juicy, with crispy flesh and a complete lack of bitterness. The yield of plants of this type is 655 centners per 1 ha. In addition, the variety withstands transportation over long distances. The main thing is to properly store the fruits and observe the temperature.

Advantages and disadvantages

Trilogy F1 managed to prove itself on the positive side. The main advantages of the form:

  • easily transfers transportation;
  • keeps presentation for a long time;
  • has excellent yield;
  • characterized by the friendliness of plant sprouts;
  • resistant to most diseases;
  • It easily tolerates sudden changes in temperature.

The only negative side of this species is poor resistance to peronosporosis. As soon as the disease falls on the plant, after a few days the bush dies, since it can not at all resist such an ailment.

Planting cucumbers

Seedlings are planted in heated soil

Cucumbers of this variety are permissible to grow both seedling and seedling method. Often, seed planting is carried out a month before direct planting on the site.

Seeds before planting are necessarily soaked: this accelerates accelerate the growth of shoots. Seedlings are planted in open ground when the ground has warmed enough. This usually happens in late May.

When using the seedlingless method, the sowing of germinated seedlings is carried out only in the soil heated to 15 ° C. The depth of this type of planting is 2 cm, the density of plants is 7 bushes per 1 square. m

The soil

The soil for this type of cucumber must be loosened so that it can retain moisture. Also, it is constantly fertilized so that the bushes receive a sufficient amount of vitamins.

A root system of this kind is small in order to fertilize it, they dig a trench with a depth of not more than 40 cm: this is the optimal size for organic fertilizer and constant watering of plants.

Decaying organics creates a sufficiently large amount of heat, which allows to accelerate plant growth and fruit development. The plant is fed throughout the season.

Growing place

The landing site should be quite sunny and protected from winds from all sides. Corn is used as a human shield.

Temperature

The optimum temperature for plant growth is not lower than 15 ° C and not higher than 30 ° C. Too low a temperature leads to the death of the plant or to a halt in its development. In extreme cases, the bushes are insulated with an organic additive or film.

Conclusion

Trilogy is a unique plant that can survive in any conditions, the main thing is to adhere to planting conditions, monitor the temperature and do not forget to water the plants throughout the season.

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