Cucumber Growing Info
Learning Download: How to Grow Cucumbers
When to Plant:
Direct sow in after any danger of frost has passed. Transplants can be started 3-4 weeks before last frost date.
Heavy feeders. Apply 3-5 lbs of 10-10-10 (N-P-K) fertilizer per 100 square feet of cucumbers during planting. When cucumber are 2 feet long side dress again with fertilizer.
|Location:||Planting Depth:||Soil Type:|
|Full Sun||1/2-1″||Well drained, fertile soil, netural pH|
|Seed Spacing||Row Spacing||Seeds per 100′||Yield per 100′||Seeds per Acre|
1 Ounce: 950 Seeds
1/8 Pound: 1,900 Seeds
1/4 Pound: 3,800 Seeds
1/2 Pound: 7,600 Seeds
1 Pound: 15,200 Seeds
* These are average cucumber seed counts. Varieties can vary.
1 Pound = 16 Ounces
1 Acre = 43,560 square feet, or 435’x100′