Growing Vegetables/blossums


My cucumber plants are doing great or at least looks as though they are; however, there are numerous blossoms on the vines but they are not forming cukes,  The same problem exist with my zucunni.

a very big cucumber
a very big cucumber  
Main Problem is High Nitrogen fertilizer

try using a good organic  vegetable fertilizer with trace minerals,
spray the plant with a liquid seaweed
have you applied compost?
rock dust?

plant needs lots of trace minerals
don't feed it the MG stuff

hope this helps you

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