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Cucumbers and Zucchini

Posted by jrslick KS/5 (My Page) on
Tue, May 8, 12 at 12:27

With the help of plastic mulch and a warm spring, we planted cucumbers and zucchini outside on April 1st (no joke). They are really starting to take off now. The squash will be blooming in a week or so and the cucumbers are starting to vine.

I also transplanted some zucchini I started on 3/20 in a movable tunnel on April 2nd. We harvested our first zucchini yesterday.

Now if I can just keep the bugs away!

Here are some pics.

At Planting
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Now (sorry I didn't realize they were so dark)
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Inside Squash
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This was the one we had last night. It was much bigger than in the pic.
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Inside little cucumbers (got these out later than I wanted too)
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Jay


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RE: Cucumbers and Zucchini

Man, wish I had my setup like that. I need to get some plastic and make rows similar to that. Could reach close to 80 F next week in my area, and I have melons not planted yet!


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