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Cucumber monster

Cucumber monster

Young cucumbersWe went to visit my mushroom compost mothers-in-law last weekend and were stunned by the growth of their cucumbers from one month to the next.

The only downside of this kind of exuberant growth is the difficulty of finding the fruit. "The vines look beautiful," Rose Nell told me, "but there's only been one cucumber big enough to pick."

Cucumber harvest

"Are you sure?" I countered. I got down on my knees and peered into the cucumber monster. Soon, our basket was full of crunchy fruits.

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Oh so true! Thanks for the pics of our garden!
Comment by Jayne Wead Mon Jul 2 09:51:37 2018

One very unique homestead, $1,500 per acre, the opportunity of a lifetime