Cucumber Plants
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Cucumbers

Anonymous added on June 20, 2015 | Answered

My cucumbers grow to about an inch and then seem to dry up. The vine is lush and lots of flowers. Have had one huge cuke so far.

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    Heather
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    Answered on June 21, 2015

    It is a pollination problem. When the flowers are not pollinated, the plant "aborts" the fruit because it will not make seeds. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/beneficial/insect-pollination-process.htm

    You will need to hand pollinate, so this article will also help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/cucumber/hand-pollinating-cucumbers.htm

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