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Best cucumber for containers?

Posted by rockguy 6 (My Page) on
Fri, Jan 28, 11 at 20:19

I'm asking for opinions for a good cuke to grow outside in containers in zone 6 TN. I'm thinking bush types with short vines, but maybe gynoecious type would be better producer overall and might be worth tying up. What do you think?


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RE: Best cucumber for containers?

rock,

I grow in 31 gallon containers. Varieties that do well that I grow are:

Diva
Sweet Success
County Fair
Straight Eight

Here is my Diva from the 2010 planting:

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Raybo


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RE: Best cucumber for containers?

What about Spacemasters? Anyone tried them? I haven't tried them yet, but was thinking about it next go 'round.


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