Note: Botanically, a cucumber is a fruit, however it is legally recognized and sold as a vegetable in trade and in the culinary world.
How to Store Cucumbers:
Place cucumbers in a plastic bag. Store in the refrigerator for up to one week.
Cucumbers are fat free, saturated fat free, sodium free, cholesterol free, and a good source of vitamin C.
A serving size of cucumbers is 1/3 medium (99 grams). One serving of cucumbers contains 10 calories.
How to Grow Cucumbers in Containers. Cucumbers are Warm Season Vine Vegetables (Cucumis sativus from the Cucurbitaceae Family). Not native to North America - Probably originated in India before spreading to Africa ...
Read this article to find out how to grow cucumbers in your vegetable garden or in containers on a patio or deck.
I like this video. It has a lot of pictures so you can see what the cucumbers look like as they grow.
Easy to grow, room saving when you trellis- cucumbers can provide an abundant crop. Here's an explanation of the difference between heirloom sees, hybrids, open-pollinated and GMO. Many still find this confusing: Here is an explanation of the differe...