leaf loosing its color

Cucumber    None Given

i have cucumber, zucchini and squash seedlings they grew fine in the green house but they started looking thier color and as if the leaves r not moist anymore ! mind you its dead hot in here 110f they r out doors is this heat problem

Asked by: reem (9 points)   Posted:September 2, 2015

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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

5 answers    15536 views

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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    507 views

young cucumbers, they are much bigger now, with more damage, but you can see the tiny black bugs (??) and the holes. The plants are now more mature, and more holey.
Should you trim back aphid damaged leaves on cucumber?

Cucumber    North Port FL

I am trying my hand at a veggie garden. My cucumbers were going fierce, climbing, flowers, great foliage. Then an aphid attack. I am spraying with neem oil, and plan on making my own garlic/onion/hot pepper/oil& soap concoction, but what about the damaged leaves? They can't be doing any good...

Asked by: Monica Lee (1 point)   Posted:June 2, 2015

1 answer    1562 views

Help me to comprehend this disease on Momordica charantia (karela, bitter melon, bitter gourd, bitter squash, goya).

Cucumber    Italia

Pronounced leaf chlorosis, ripe fruit prematurely, leaf dieback. The cultivation temperature: minimum 15 ° C - Maximum 30 ° C. Constant irrigation. Healthy roots. Good fertigation system. Ripe fruit prematurely not assoced whit desease (???), spread throughout the greenhouse. (!!!) It is a...

Asked by: Dr. Raffaele Giurato (6 points)   Posted:April 15, 2016

1 answer    1246 views

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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

1 answer    536 views

CUCUMBER LEAVES BUNCHING UP

Cucumber    None Given

Hi, We are cultivating Seedless Cucumbers in Cocopeat Growbags under polyhouses as the soil is heavily infested with root knot nematodes. We had noticed that our plants have started increasingly showing abnormal growth (it is increasing/spreading), photos attached. We are noticing that the...

Asked by: GIRISH ANEJA (1 point)   Posted:December 10, 2016

3 answers    1349 views

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about diseases

Cucumber    None Given

how would i know which disease a cucumber has and how do i know

Asked by: lacey (1 point)   Posted:April 19, 2016

1 answer    199 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

1 answer    799 views

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Preventing grey mold on cucumbers in greenhouse?

Cucumber    None Given

I own a small greenhouse that lets me get a head start on some of my vegetables. Last year my cucumbers were afflicted by what I believe was grey mold. Once it hit, it spread quickly and I was at a loss what to do. Can anybody provide me with some advice on what to do this year to prevent it? I...

Asked by: Denis Schneider (1 point)   Posted:March 31, 2013

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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

1 answer    5527 views

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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    567 views

Cucumber with drying leaves
Cucumber vine and leaves problem

Cucumber    None Given

Every year I have this problem with cucumbers, but usually it at least lets me have several cucumbers before it kills the plant. This year it kills cucumber vine already. I do not know what it is, it seems that something attacking the plan from root, since leaves are affected from bottom first...

Asked by: Halyna (1 point)   Posted:June 25, 2016

1 answer    1355 views

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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    1100 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

1 answer    1378 views

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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    1307 views

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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

4 answers    3941 views

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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    1494 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

1 answer    488 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    5867 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    1344 views

Cucumber Leaves Are Dying & Turning Yellow With Bitter Fruit

Cucumber    Nashville, TN

I planted 4 cucumber plants in this container. I thought it would be big enough as it's got about 50 pounds of soil. The plant seems to be producing a lot of new flowers & cucumbers but so far out of the 3 cucumbers it's produced, all 3 were inedible. The leaves overall are a light green...

Asked by: Matt (1 point)   Posted:June 6, 2017

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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    2065 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    708 views

What is damaging my cucumber?

Cucumber    Jupiter, FL, United States

Suyo long variety, sowed in May. It was producing beautifully but suddenly the plant is damaged. It looks like an insect is eating it but I have not seen any frass nor insects on the plant. The leaves are kinda disintegrating. What is causing this and how can I get this cucumber plant to thrive...

Asked by: Alyssa Wood (1 point)   Posted:July 17, 2014

2 answers    2597 views

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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    643 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    861 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    64 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    593 views