Cucumbers are only slightly more hardy than melons, so plant them in warm soil in warm weather. Heavy feeders, they need good well - drained soil. Keep well watered. In spite of loving heat, they do appreciate shade in the afternoon, which helps prevent bitterness.
If cucumber beetles are a problem cover with
Floating Bed Cover
(Remay) which promotes early growth and protects from pests which introduce viral disease and wilt. Medicinal.
W ,H/Matures 7-10/Harvest 7-14/Yield 158-580/Spacing 12”