64 days. Long, slim, green fruits sometimes reach a length of 4' and coil into realistic snake-like shapes. Tastes like a cucumber, but is actually a variety of muskmelon. They're very mild in taste and many people who can't eat cukes can eat this one since it doesn't belong to the cucumber family and it has no distress results.
Planting guide: Plant after danger of frost in hills 4 to 6 feet apart. Plant seed not over 1/2 inch deep 4 to 6 to the hill, pressing soil firmly over them. When plants are well established thin to 3 to each hill. Seed can also be started indoors for an earlier harvest.
These items are useful when starting seeds indoors for transplanting: