Do Plants Need To Rest?

Do Plants Need To Rest?

Most people think plants don’t need to rest, but this isn’t true.  Just like humans, plants need rest periods to grow and thrive. By understanding which plants sleep at night and which ones need a break during the day, you can create a more well-rounded garden that will be healthier for you and the plants….

Why does my cucumber plant have only male flowers?

Why does my cucumber plant have only male flowers?

Both male and female flowers grow on cucumbers. The female flower’s ovary, which resembles a little version of the fruit, must receive pollen from the male flower’s stamen.  This is typically accomplished by bees and other pollinating insects, however hand pollination is a simple way to accomplish this. When people raised cucumbers for the first…