Grow your own Cucamelon



Think you've grown everything? Try our grape-sized cucumbers - unique & delicious!

Treat a loved one to the perfect eco grow your own gift - just add water and a little bit of love! Grow 9 Cucamelon plug plants with our Mini Kit. You receive the seeds, compost discs, fibre growing tray, and information leaflet with simple step by step guide. All lovingly wrapped in our beautiful tissue paper!

Planting out: After 2 weeks into bigger pots for greenhouse or windowsill growing until spring, when they can be moved outside

Height/spread: Vines can grow up to 3m, so best planed along a fence or wall with some support

Harvesting/Flowering: Jul-Sept

Tips: Cucamelon is a perennial - lift roots in autumn and store in a cool area & plant out the following year

Wood fibre tray (except Clever Growers Subscription) - 100% biodegradable

Peat free compost discs (100% coir, a by-product of the coconut industry):

Big Kit - 30

Mini Kit - 9

Seed packets (see product details for seed types)

Information card containing instructions and simple step by step guide

Tissue wrapping

New safety guidance for using your Sow Clever Ltd Kit:

We have published new safety guidance for using your Sow Clever Ltd Kit and must make you aware of these changes. The kits were on sale from May 2019 - September 2020. All kits sold are affected by these guidance changes.

The kits are not suitable for children under 3 years old.The kits contain small parts (seeds and compost plugs) which are a choking hazard to children.The kits must be used with adult supervision at all times.The seeds and compost plugs are not for human consumption and must not be eaten.The compost plug consists are manufactured entirely from coir pith, a by-product of the coconut industry.Always wear gloves when handling compost products, as it can be a skin irritant and can cause an allergic reaction. If your skin comes into contact with the compost, wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water.If swallowed; seek medical attention immediately, taking the seed packets, product information sheet and packaging with you.

If you have purchased any of these kits, and require further guidance, please contact us at or visit our information page:

Further changes:

We have updated our product information card inside the kits and website with this new guidance.We now include a WARNING! – CHOKING HAZARD – small parts. Not suitable for children under 3 years sticker on the back of every box and on the product information card.

Sow Clever Ltd apologise for any inconvenience caused and thank you for your cooperation.

Mental health is an issue close to our hearts - so for us this is personal!

Did you know that approximately 1 in 4 people across the UK will experience a mental health problem each year?

The benefits of gardening on both our physical and mental health are well documented in the media, and we are therefore proud to donate 10% of our net profits on every box sold, to Mind, the mental health charity.

Donate as you grow

Sow Clever are proud Yorkshire folk, Lucy Emsley, husband John and son Isaac.

Lucy says, “We are a small business, with a social conscience, committed to helping customers start their own journey with sowing, growing and the joys of gardening”.

No gardening experience is necessary – its so simple to get growing with our step by step sowing guide, advice on planting out, harvesting/flowering info and tips for you to get the most out of your kit!

Everything is in the box and delivered to your door, including the seed tray, compost discs, seeds and instructions - just add water!

Clever box design – the packaging is used as the seed tray which is fully recyclable after use.

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