Best Types of Cucumber to Grow in Containers

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You can grow cucumbers in a container garden! Here are the six types of cucumber that will thrive and produce a huge harvest in pots or containers.

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Cucumbers are a great vegetable for beginning gardeners to grow in containers. They come in different sizes and colors–from tiny baby cucumbers to round lemon cucumbers. 

With a small trellis or tomato cage for support, you can easily grow lots of delicious cucumbers in containers. These six varieties are designed to be compact and still produce a great harvest.

Are you a brand new gardener? Not sure what to plant or when to plant it? I can help.
You’ll find lots of great information in my new book, The First-Time Gardener: Container Food Gardening.

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Crazy about container gardening? Check out Best Types of Zucchini to Grow in Containers and Growing Chard in Containers.

Let’s get out in the garden!

cucumber growing on trellis

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How many varieties of cucumber are you growing this year? Any unusual types?

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