Cucumbers like it hot. Lettuce likes it cool and shady. But with this trellis, they’re perfect companions! Use this slanted trellis to grow your cucumbers and you’ll enjoy loads of straight, unblemished fruit. Plant lettuce, mesclun or spinach in the shady area beneath to protect it from wilting or bolting. Western red cedar frame and sturdy plastic mesh. 48" square.
13 Tips for Growing Better Tomatoes - Remove lower leaves - Remove stems that grow between stalk and mature stem - Use mulch - Try not to water leaves - Add 1 tbsp Epsom salt per gallon of water every 2-3 weeks - Marigolds prevent nematodes - Garlic increases flavor (plant nearby or add crushed garlic to water)