Acta Horticulturae Sinica ›› 2022, Vol. 49 ›› Issue (3): 703-704.doi: 10.16420/j.issn.0513-353x.2020-0111

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A New Cucumber Cultivar‘Yuyan 9’

QUAN Jianhua, DUAN Yu, LUO Tian, YUAN Qiang, QI Xin, WANG Qinli*()   

  1. College of Agricultural and Ecological Engineering,Hexi University,Zhangye Yuyi Agricultural Development Co.,Ltd.,Zhangye,Gansu 734000,China
  • Received:2022-01-06 Revised:2022-02-16 Online:2022-03-25 Published:2022-03-25
  • Contact: WANG Qinli


‘Yuyan 9’is a new cucumber cultivar developed by crossing CU009-8-2-3-1 as female parent with CU001-3-2-2-2 as male parent. Plant growth potential is strong. It is subgynoecious. The fruit shape is beautiful. The cucumber has glossy dark green skin with little thorn. The flesh is crisp and tender. The fruit is about 15 cm long and 3 cm in diameter,and the average fruit weight is about 120 g. It has excellent quality,strong fruiting ability,resistance to powdery mildew and downy mildew,tolerance to low temperature and low light. It is suitable for protected and open field cultivation in Western Gansu.

Key words: cucumber, hybrid, cultivar

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