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sucker leaves

Zone lewiston, maine 04240 | 48pppell added on July 16, 2016 | Answered

What to do with sucker leaves on squashes and cucumbers?

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kh0001
Answered on July 17, 2016

Those aren't true "sucker" leaves like the extra stems that show up on tomato and pepper plants, and you shouldn't cut them off. Same with your cucumber plants.

This article may help you:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/squash/should-you-remove-squash-leaves.htm

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