Bentley Cucumber Boston Pickling


Pickup available at The Mustard Seed Collection

Usually ready in 24 hours

Crisp, white flesh and a smaller size make these cucumbers ideal for pickling! Sweet, sour, dill or garlicky; the pickling options are endless!

After the danger of frost has passed, plant Boston pickling cucumber seeds 6 inches apart. Can be planted in rows, in hills or in pots. Give the vines a place to spread out or a trellis to grow on. Make sure to pick regularly to get the most production from your plant!


  • Lifecycle: annual (vegetable)
  • Time to Maturity: about 2 months
  • Sun Requirement: sun
  • Spacing: 6" apart
  • Depth: 3/4 inch
  • 50-55 Pickling Cucumber Seeds Per Packet 
  • Seeds/Oz: 950
  • Ideal Germination Temperature: 75F
  • Sowing Method: Direct
  • Heirloom Year: 1887 Heirloom