Sowing Cucumber Marketmore 76

Cucumber, Marketmore

One fruit that I haven’t grown for a while (and yes it is a fruit… if you red my last article on cucumber Telegraph Improved) are cucumbers. This year, I’m growing two types – the first being Telegraph Improved, which produces long slender fruits and Marketmore 76 which produces short stumpy fruit. Cucumbers are a great […]

March 18, 2017

Cucumber Telegraph Improved


My quest to use up the old seeds that I’ve accumulated over the years has brought me to grow cucumber ‘Telegraph Improved’. I’ve grown cucumbers before in the past and stopped because I came to the conclusion that they needed quite a bit of water, which is great if you’re growing them at your home, […]

March 17, 2017