If you have struggled to grow tomatoes successfully, maybe it’s time to give cucumbers a try. They are much easier to grow than tomatoes. Just add some organic matter to the soil and mulch around the base of the plant. Cucumbers benefit from support, so install a trellis for the vines to climb. That’s it. The saying, “cool as a cucumber,” refers to the fact that it’s about 20 degrees cooler on the inside of a cucumber. And, cucumbers contain loads of nutrients like magnesium, vitamin C, and potassium. Here’s are a fun fact about cucumbers: Cucumbers are 96 percent cool water. Brevities #OTD Today is...Read More
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