Dying cucumber fruits

Cucumber    Iran

Hello everyone, the cucumber fruits wrinkled, withered and died at the beginning of fruit formation.Please let me know what can cause this? My farm is located in a mountainous area. Day and night temperatures are 33 °C and 17 °C, respectively.

Asked by: lordss (1 point)   Posted:August 26, 2019

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What can cause surface maceration of cucumber fruit in greenhouse?

Cucumber    Moscow

Mature fruits of cucumber grown on hydroponics under optimal conditions (industrial glasshouse, winter rotation) became sticky and smell like semi-fermented (fresh-salted) cucumbers. Surface of the fruits macerated in 2 days inside plastic bag, but inner tissue was not affected.

Asked by: alex ignatov (33 points)   Posted:February 12, 2017

1 answer    698 views

Cucumber plant
What is this and where did it come from?

Cucumber    None Given

I am hoping someone can tell me what is this disease? I dont know if the photo shows that there are 5 little cucumbers growing. Can it be treated ?

Asked by: Tracy lane (1 point)   Posted:June 1, 2016

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How to grow cucumber vertically?

Cucumber    NY

I am sure I read somewhere (possibly even on here) that it is possible to grow cucumbers vertically on a trellis. Could somebody please advise of a simple method of doing this please? What is it best to construct the support out of? Would a simple fence be adequate? I would quite like to try this...

Asked by: Cat Sullivan (2 points)   Posted:March 17, 2013

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Problem with cucumber

Cucumber   

Could you please tell me what the causes of this problem are in cucumber?

Asked by: elaheh gerami (1 point)   Posted:May 13, 2015

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cucumber disease

Cucumber    None Given

What fungicide do you recommend for Bacillium Wilt in cucumbers

Asked by: Jack Hansen (1 point)   Posted:August 18, 2016

1 answer    721 views

would you please diagnose this cucumber leaves disease?

Cucumber    Jordan

spots centers light pink colored, water soaked, pictures are arranged in order of disease development progress. green house cultivation.

Asked by: Yahya Dana (1 point)   Posted:November 7, 2017

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Cucumber seedlings with yellow leaves

Cucumber    None Given

My new seedlings turned yellow but the true leaves didn't come out yet but I already transplanted them into the raised bed

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:February 28, 2015

1 answer    1218 views

White splotches on leaves

Cucumber    Pharr

Should my cucumber have white splotches on its leaves? I'm a first time gardener and I have absolutely no idea what could be wrong.

Asked by: Alejandra (1 point)   Posted:April 26, 2015

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My cucumber plants have significantly more female flowers than male flowers

Cucumber    None Given

I've been gardening for many years now and this is the first time this has happened. Generally, cucumber plants grow male flowers first then, female flowers appear days later. This year, my cucumber plants grew many more female flowers than male flowers. I would say that a ratio of 30:1, female...

Asked by: Rocco Cundari (1 point)   Posted:September 17, 2016

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Is it possible that I have female flowers only?

Cucumber    None Given

I was reading this thread https://www.plantvillage.com/posts/907-cucumber-cucumbers-producing-flowers-but-no-fruit/ regarding healthy cucumber plants with lots of flowers but no cucumbers. The reply was that plants produce male flowers first, then female flowers - with a picture to show both. And...

Asked by: Dianne (1 point)   Posted:August 6, 2013

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Transplants at base of pine tree

Cucumber    Texas

I have old-growth pine trees all over my yard which makes the soil fairly acidic. I've run out of room for a fall garden and thought I might try some cucumber transplants at the base of one of the trees. Any luck with planting veggies under pine trees? Also, will the vines attach to the bark to...

Asked by: Blue Roze (2 points)   Posted:August 30, 2014

1 answer    1508 views

Female Cucumber Flower
Cucumbers - How Long From Female Flower to Fruit.

Cucumber    None Given

How long does it take a female cucumber flower to start growing, and then produce a full/mature cucumber after pollinated? (The specific varieties that I have are "Burpee Sweet Burpless Hybrid" and "muncher", but information on other varieties would be helpful).

Asked by: Deuce22oz (1 point)   Posted:July 10, 2016

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How to stop powdery mildew spreading?

Cucumber    USA

One of my cucumber plants has developed powder mildew and I wanted to get some advice on how people control this effectively without the use of chemicals. Is it enough to wash it off of the leaves with soapy water or is there a natural fungicide that I could try?

Asked by: Maggie Muffins (8 points)   Posted:July 8, 2013

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Cucumber pollination issue

Cucumber    None Given

I have a cucumber plant which is producing but I got confused after watching a video saying I need to manually polinate female flowers. The video explained that the female flower has a cucumber on its end part but the thing is my little cucumbers are dropping their flower so how can I polinate...

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:November 26, 2014

1 answer    1649 views

Unknown bugs

Cucumber    None Given

I have these small bugs everywhere on my plants. Does anybody know what these are and how to prevent them?

Asked by: richard (1 point)   Posted:June 29, 2014

1 answer    1494 views

My potted (lemon) cucumber plants.
Drying leaves on (lemon) cucumber plants

Cucumber    NYC

These are my (lemon)cucumber plants. The one on the left is a cucumber plant. The other two pots are lemon cucumber plants. I've noticed the leaves are drying out from bottom up. The middle one looks like it's dying. I also noticed the female flowers are drying out before blooming. How can I help...

Asked by: michelle (5 points)   Posted:August 6, 2015

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Cucumber wilted after pruning

Cucumber    None Given

I do have phobia from pests atacking my greenhouse so I developed a hapit of massive pruning when a defected plant doesnt recover by spraying so i do massive pruning and then leave few leaves and spray again! now i did this with my cumbers and dont know what happened but the remaining leaves...

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:January 22, 2015

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Cucumbers are only producing male flowers

Cucumber    None Given

I have various types of cucumbers and while some do produce there is one that produces flowers but they are all male. I've read that sometimes the male flower cycle passes before it starts producing female flowers?

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:March 17, 2015

1 answer    2160 views

Cucumbers are dying. Please help

Cucumber    None Given

My cucumbers are rotting, specially baby cucumbers ... is it some kind of disease ? Please help Thank you

Asked by: Olga (1 point)   Posted:July 30, 2016

1 answer    856 views

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How do I know when cucumbers are ready to pick?

Cucumber    OH Zone 6

How can I tell if my cucumbers are ready to be picked? I’m a first time cucumber grower and my plants have several fruits about 2” long so far. From what I understand I want to avoid them turning yellow as this means I have waited too long. Is there a foolproof way of telling when they are ready...

Asked by: Rosemarie (2 points)   Posted:July 10, 2013

2 answers    11985 views

White bumps on base of cucumber plant

Cucumber    None Given

Not sure if this is something I should be worried about!.. first time growing cucumbers

Asked by: Dominique (1 point)   Posted:June 20, 2017

2 answers    1494 views

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Effect of planting date on growth of leaves branches height of cucumber

Cucumber    Nigeria

Effect of planting date on growth of leaves branches height of cucumber

Asked by: PAUL MONGIM (1 point)   Posted:October 24, 2018

1 answer    186 views

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How do you deter cucumber beetles?

Cucumber    Frankfort, NY

My cucumber vines were literally sucked dry last year by cucumber beetles. Does anyone know of companion plants or non-toxic treatments to discourage them? I really don't want to have to spray chemical pesticides.

Asked by: Brick House Acres (9 points)   Posted:April 17, 2013

2 answers    6544 views

Cucumber Fruit Scarred and has Crystal residue

Cucumber    None Given

Morning, This is my first year attempting cucumbers. My cucumber plant has been very productive and early on it had produced large fruit with no scarring. But recently all my fruits are scarred and now developing some crystallized excretion on fruits. Anyone know what is causing this and...

Asked by: Cory (1 point)   Posted:July 12, 2017

4 answers    1405 views

Yellow spotted cucumber leaves
What is wrong with my cucumbers?!

Cucumber    None Given

Can anyone please tell me what is wrong with my cucumber plants? They grew quite well, but recently all my leaves have developed these yellow splotches and my now growing cucumbers have these dark green bases. Some newly growing cucumbers have shriveled up and died. The same thing happened to all...

Asked by: Jaime Seamans (1 point)   Posted:July 22, 2016

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Japanese cucumbers, keeping them healthy

Cucumber    Waialua Hill 96791

I planted half an acre of Japanese cucumbers, it's been almost 15 years since the last time I planted and took care of them. Just need to refresh and need new ideas to keep them strong and healthy. I've always planted my cucumbers in soil that hasn't been touched in almost 10 years so I didn't...

Asked by: Sam Sourivong (1 point)   Posted:February 11, 2016

1 answer    812 views

Damaged cucumber plant with weak leaves
How many leaves are needed to sustain a cucumber plant?

Cucumber    None Given

Aphids and caterpillars have nearly killed my cucumber plant. I want to try to save it. I have removed the completely dead leaves but wonder if I should remove ALL the really damaged or weak leaves? In the photo, I had just sprayed the leaves with water to wash off the pests, but even tho it has...

Asked by: Marta Nelson (1 point)   Posted:October 1, 2016

1 answer    693 views

See the shiny webbing
Shiny stuff on my cucumber plant

Cucumber    None Given

I'm new at all of this and have got one cucumber so far with tons of flowers but this shiny stuff is appearing all over???

Asked by: Tracey lee (1 point)   Posted:August 10, 2016

1 answer    769 views

Growth in question
Growth, fungus?

Cucumber    Michigan, USA

I have some sort of growth on my cucumber plan, on the stem of a leaf. I'm thinking fungus? But, is it a bad fungus? Or just a happy fungus doing it's thing and won't effect the plant? Leaves and condition of plant seem healthy.

Asked by: Tim (1 point)   Posted:July 3, 2017

1 answer    700 views