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Cucumber Deficiency help please

Posted by mgm7000 (My Page) on
Thu, Aug 12, 10 at 4:16

Any ideas on what might be deficient in my cucumber plant?

The bottom leaves only seem to be affected.


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RE: Cucumber Deficiency help please

could be magnesium.
could be bugs.

RE: Cucumber Deficiency help please

any other ideas?

RE: Cucumber Deficiency help please

Cukes are hard to grow in Hydro. They do not like getting their feet wet. Some suggestions, aerate the hell out of the water, and cut back even more on nutes.

RE: Cucumber Deficiency help please

MGM if you would like let me know I have a book in my collection that's prett advanced on hydro .. Hydro for the soilless grower by J Benton Jones Jr outstanding book I musy say ... Let me know if you would like my help it has a section dedicated to about a dozen crops that work well in hydro along with tomatoes cukes and peppers. I can give you the formulated range tolerances for nutrient formulations and nutrient deficiencies ... Just post up and I would be more than glad to help ..

RE: Cucumber Deficiency help please

thanks everyone for all the great info.

Oakleaf33, I would greatly appreciate any info regarding nute formulations etc.

RE: Cucumber Deficiency help please

MGM I tried posting wed morning and something was gliching with this page anyway e mail me if you want forgive my entry but I'm trying to tip toe around watching eyes and spammers ... Anyway its. b r i a n 0 4 1 4 8 2 @ hot sorry didn't wanna make it so obviouse but again more than happy to help if you need it just hit me up

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