You’ll Love Growing Sweet Cucumbers in Pots.

My three secrets to growing cucumbers that aren’t bitter.

Photo by Harshal S. Hirve on Unsplash

I’ve been growing cucumbers for over five decades, so I get a lot of questions. Anyone eating my cucumbers asks, “How do you keep them from getting bitter?”

Nowadays, I grow mostly in pots. On summer mornings, I take a mug of coffee to my garden and meander around…




Come have a cuppa with me in my garden. Enjoy the plants, critters, and people who gather here, discovering the delights of simple living and the wisdom the earth shares with us.

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Katie Michaelson

Katie Michaelson

I’m a retired therapist who specialised in parenting. I write on the edge of verse and prose about plants and people and simple things.

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