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Walk in Fruit Cages
For lots of cucumbers
Try using a mix of varieties
Drill holes into the top shelf and push canes through them into the soil to provide support.
Plant seeds indoors 1/2″ deep three weeks before last frost, or seed in garden after frost.
Transplant into garden after frost and when soil is 65 to 70 degrees F.
Spacing one per sq. ft. for bush type; two per sq. ft. for vining type.
Extend harvest with a second crop, planted two weeks later.
Days to harvest: 50 to 60 days after transplanting. Not frost-hardy.
Hint: Use row covers until flowering to keep off insects.