Growing Cucumbers

Michelle RobertsGardening, Planting Tips


There is nothing like taking a bite out of a fresh from the vine cucumber.  I love the crisp crunchiness and the cool mild flavor. Cucumbers are one of the veggies I really miss in the dead of winter. Cultivated for 3000 years, cucumbers are listed among the foods of ancient UR, cherished by the Egyptians, Romans, Greeks, and found in Native American gardens as early as  the 1500’s.  They originated in the Himalayan Mountains of India and have made their way around the globe. [spacer height=”30″ mobile_hide=”true”] Health Benefits of Cucumbers [ul style=”4″] low cal veggie with lots of … Read More