Growing cucumbers

Growing cucumbers? In this video, Monty Don picks his, and reveals his top tips on growing them.

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
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Do not To do in January

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Do not To do in November

Do not To do in December

Monty Don is in his greenhouse, where his ‘Marketmore’ cucumber plants are fruiting prolifically. Watch this short video clip from Gardeners’ World for tips on how to give cucumber plants the conditions they need, and how to tell when the fruits are ready for picking.