spray the plant with epsom salts 1 teaspoon dissolved in a spray bottle of warm water (about 4 cups). that gives the pepper plant a boost of magnesium that is required at flowering time to produce fruit. spray them again 10 days later.
Cucumbers grown in the wrong conditions can become bitter or tasteless. Plant them alongside sunflowers. As they grow, the cucumber tendrils will use the heavy sunflower stalks for climbing support and you'll have the sweetest cucumbers you've ever eaten.
Raspberries will grow happily in a container on your patio. The compact, thornless Raspberry Shortcake is part of the Brazelberries collection of Fall Creek Farm in Oregon. Great idea for any vine berries- will keep them from completely taking over.
Want to grow cucumbers in your garden? I know I'll be using these gardening tips for growing cucumbers in my own garden. I love that you can grow cucumbers in containers or vertically on a trellis to conserve space.