The color of this cucumber is generally dark green, but
there are some light stripes that come in a striped format from the
center of where the petals of the female flower formed. These are very
similar to a comet or a shooting star. Perhaps I’m the only one who
Given the option between field growing and trellising, I would definitely trellis the Early Fortune cucumbers. They seem to want to grow a little longer, but can have some difficulty in determining which direction to grow.
Overall, the production of this variety was
good, and the flavor was pretty standard for fruit in the pickling class