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Typing Plants to Supports

When tying a plant to a support like a cage or trellis, what is the best way to do this without damaging the plant? It is important that you use the proper material and method when tying plant vines. Otherwise, … Continue reading

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All about… Lemon Cucumber

At first glance, it might be hard to believe that the Lemon Cucumber is actually a cucumber. But after a bite, you’ll know that there’s nothing sour about this cucumber! The rounded fruit of the Lemon Cucumber does resemble a … Continue reading

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Burpless Cucumbers

Have you seen certain types of cucumbers described as “burpless” but not been sure what it means? Some people experience discomfort from eating certain cucumbers because these fruits can contain a compound called cucurbitacin that may cause heartburn or indigestion. … Continue reading

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All about… Armenian Yard-Long Cucumber

Armenian Yard-Long Cucumbers are known as the longest cucumbers available. Like the name implies, the fruits of this plant can grow up to an impressive 3 feet long! It is important to keep in mind, however, that these long, slender … Continue reading

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All about… Ashley Cucumber

Ashley – Cucumber Seeds • 65 days. • Vine cucumber • Package contains approximately 90 Ashley Cucumber Seeds. • Germination: 6 to 10 days at 75 to 85 F. • Plant seeds 1 inch deep, 24 inches apart with 48 … Continue reading

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