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    I am growing telegraph cucs and I only seem to be able to get one cucumber growng at a time. The others just shrivel and fall off

    Could it be a lack of nutrients??
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    Lack of pollination usually. Have you got lots of insects in and around it.


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    yeah, its in one of those blowaway tomato greenhouse but with the front open. Had quite a few insects around but not as many as last year
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    If you have not been feeding, then I would suggest you do. Tomato feed is fine.

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    Make sure they don't get dry either...
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    I have not even had one on mine yet, but i am a patient woman!!!!

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    I have had 2 off, but it seems they only grow once you have taken one off. My friends work the same way, yet I have seen pics of plants with lots of fruits on

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    I've been giving them to neighbours. Last week two of my plants had 14 good sized cukes between them. They are F1 all female in a greenhouse. The crystal lemon have yet to produce a fruit though.

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