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Cucumbers

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Parent Category: Fruits and Vegetables
Cucumbers are a long, round, green seed vegetable. They are usually sliced and eaten raw or pickled.

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What kind of cukes? A half-bushel of cucumbers weighs approximately 10 pounds. So, 15 pounds of cucumbers would be approximately 3/4 of a bushel.
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Where Cucumbers Are Grown Cucumbers are grown on vines that are green and lie close to the ground. Cucumbers grow in moist soils and are very tasty they are also fruit. They can come in a range of different colours according to your taste.
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Yes. They, like watermelon, cantaloupe and others have a main stem and 2 prominent leaves. They look identical till the fruit develops.
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Cucumber seeds germinate in soil that is 70 to 85 degrees for proper germination, which occurs in a week to 10 days. Once sprouted, the young plant grows into a vine. There are varieties that will grow snake-like along the ground if not trained on a trellis.
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The calorie content of a lettuce, tomato, cucumber, olive, chickpea and crouton salad depends on the quantities of each individual ingredient and any dressing that you may add Please feel free to ask the question again and include more details.
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cucumber is considered as a citrus fruit and when you combine it with milk, it reacts and makes the milk sour and poisonousit may make milk sour but NOT poisonous, just think about how milk reacts to the natural acids already in the human stomach.
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For standard US commercial size, 40lb.
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no but mine loves cucumber and it mostly loves mango
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Copperheads This is, in fact, myth. Copperheads do not smell like cucmber and rattlesnakes do not smell like watermelon.
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Yeppp. I've tried it... My cat's didn't like it... But you can try.!
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Fruit Cucumbers are scientifically classified as fruits. Having an enclosed seed and developing from a flower, botanically speaking, cucumbers are classified as fruits, however, they tend to be seen as vegetables, being prepared and eaten as such.
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Its something to do with the fact they are unable to digest it, they cant burp so there stomach explodes and they die ... and or...When the peel of a cucumber ferments, it creates alcohol which will kill roaches very painfully i suppose ,when it gets on their antenna. (old bug control remedy).
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The cucumber is a widely cultivated plant in the gourd family Cucurbitaceae. It is a creeping vine which bears cylindrical edible fruit when ripe. The main varieties are used for slicing and pickling. One is burpless. They can be used fresh, cooked or pickled. It is technically a fruit but from th…
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A cucumber is botanically a fruit, but usually is regarded as a "culinary vegetable". (Tomatoes are another example of something that's technically a fruit, botanically speaking, but is used as a vegetable in cooking.)
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Whether you or your child want to go as a vegetable or you are big fans of Veggietales, there are a variety of reasons to consider making a cucumber costume. In order to do so you will need your sewing machine, green material cut to the length you need. You need to measure the person then cut out lo…
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Cucumbers contain no measurable amounts of either Vitamin E or Iodine. Cucumbers do contain the following nutrients: Vitamin C, molybdenum, Vitamin A, potassium, manganese, folate, dietary fiber, tryptophan and magnesium.
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Actually cucumbers have eight-teen chromosomes
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about 40-50 calories per cup
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if it is sanitized yes if you can pull it out no jk but you must peel it very carefullyand please dont put it back in the fridge.
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The growth rate of cucumbers will be 63 days. 
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Yes, and some like it very much. Others will not touch it. It all depends on your rabbits personal likes, but cucumbers are defiantly safe for rabbits to eat in moderation. Too much cucumber can make your rabbit sick. Cucumber is not very nutritious, and it can lead to diarrhea. Pay close attention …
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It is actually Mike Nawrocki.Also Jerry and one of the scallions.
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400kg
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Dark circles under the eyes are usually a result of dry skin. Knowing that a cucmber is made up of 90% of water, placing them on the eye gives it moisture. In this case, the moisture is the solution to the dark circles under the eyes, thus these circles will be elemenated.It is suggested to drink wa…
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The answer is: India
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India and Pakistan etc
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a pickle is an aged cucumber -------------------A pickle is a cucumber that has been cured in a brine/vinegar solution, usually with dill seasoning and other spices/herbs. writen bye, Emmarocks12345
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Because, generally, they are the same thing. Cucumbers are very often "pickled" in a brine of salt, vinegar, and spices, which turns them into pickles. i enjoy shrimp. I like coconut shrimp even more. Shrimp are awesome breaded, sauteed, fryed and any other way. Bubba from Forrest Gump is a very go…
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cucumbers grow on vines
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yes, pickles are made from cucumbers. you pretty much leave cucumbers in vinegar with some other ingredients and wait till its pickle-looking. Many plants (including fruits) can be pickled. You can also pickle eggs. However, you can also pickle metals. You can pickle dead plants/animals, and your l…
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There is no fat in a cucumber.
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the true answer is a cucumber can turn into a pickle in at least 2 days at least. you need to first ugh, me kindada forgoted da ansers It takes 24 hours to pickle a cucumber... bread and butter pickles(Refrigerated) are really easy to make... For a gallon of bread and butter pickles use 10 Medium …
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Yes, they love vegetables, especially lettuce. Never, feed a rabbit lettuce. It can cause diarrhea and a disease that can kill them. Yes they love vegetables but you can't feed them certain things like lettuce. Cabbage can not be given in excess. It doesn't really have much nutritional value, though…
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Yes, rabbits can happily eat the skin of cucumber although it should not be given in excess as it can cause gas.
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Yes
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There are many different variates of cucumbers that each take a different time to grow. As an average it can take from 45-70 days.
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yes they can if small
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In a "brine" that usually consists of vinegar, salt, water, but can also contain garlic and if you want your pickles sweet, add sugar. Proportions are kind of depending on your taste. I like mine like Clausen, which is about 50/50 vinegar & water, lots of garlic & heavy on the salt. Small, y…
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Bailey says yes...
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We get most of our pickles from India. There are only 3 big producers here in the United States
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A Cumber is a vegtable
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No, Cucumber is a dicot.
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Climbing beans are planted 6-8 seeds around each pole which are later thinned to 3-4 plants if using that method, and 8 inches apart in rows. Dwarf beans are planted 4-6 inches apart. Watermelons should be allowed 36 square feet in which to grow. Cucumbers need 4-6 feet each way.
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Buy a fresh cucumber at your local supermarket Slice it to how thick or thin you would like your cucumbers take a air-tight container and put ALL the cucumbers in it add water to the cucumbers add some salt add some vinegar mix it then stick in fridge until chilled take out a plate and fish …
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You can sauté it and cook it in many other deliciously scrumptious ways You can cook cucumber like any other vegetable. I'm sharing one such recipe here for you: Peel cucumber and cut into large chunks. Heat oil in pan, add cumin seeds and curry leaves. Once it start crackling, add cucumber, sp…
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First you will have to determine what size of trellis netting you will be using to grow your cucumbers. Once that is decided and you have the trellis netting, install it using metal or wooden stakes. It can be hung straight up from the ground or you can make an A-frame with it and grow the cukes up …
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If you're talking about when you have a facial and you put slices of cucumber on your eyes,well. It does nothing,it is just to help you relax so you can't see the outside world,and it feels great on your eyelids once your done.
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Cucumbers contain small amounts of a bitter chemical called cucurbitacin. It's common for the cucumber fruits to contain more cucurbitacin if the plant they are grown on is under stress, from temperature, lack of water or nutrients.
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Rabbits, and deer are the two most likely animals that would be chewing on your cucumbers. Rats may also be culprits too. But it really depends on where you live, like whether you live in an urban or rural area.
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Lettuce = 30 calories Tomato = 25 calories Cucumber = 10 calories Broccoli = 30 calories Vinegrette Dressing = 150 calories Total = 250 calories (roughly).
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A couple weeks
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you can harvest them anytime that they are big enough for you although I would wait until they are a little longer than a regular cuke. They can be as much as 3 feet long, so why harvest them before that and not get the full benefit over a much shorter cuke?
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It takes 2 weeks if used for eating and 2 days if used as a dildo.
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no- you can eat cucumbers and tomatoes together if you like the taste.
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Yes.
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no
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Cucumbers, diced: 1 lb = 3 c.
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Just One.You can determine the number of carpels that make up the ovary of any fruit by looking at the cross sections and counting the number of cavities in the ovary.
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Cucumbers are a great source of vitamin K and molybdenum. They are also a very good source of the pantothenic acid. They are also a good source of copper, potassium, manganese, vitamin C, phosphorus, magnesium, biotin, and vitamin B1. They additionally contain the important nail health-promoting min…
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A cucumber is a fruit not a vegtable because it has seeds. Its the same as a tomato, apple, chili and grapes. It is as simple as that really. Most people get confused because its more of a rich fruit they seem to think its a vegetable. Another reason people think its a vegetable is because you put i…
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You can pick a cucumber anytime. If you are canning you'd pick them when they are small to make small sweet pickles for example. I pick them at anytime. Some gardeners believe that small veggies like squash and cukes taste better when smaller.
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first, it is the seed then plant then flower then the fruits.
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Cucumbers differs in size and some are small and some are big so if you choose small cucumbers which weighs 0.23 kg (about a half pound) you can get a pair of cucumbers but getting such a small weight can be a lot of finding, so if you prefer big you can only get one.
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I am pretty sure I always get from 20-22 quarts filled of mid to small picklers out of a bushel of cukes.
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Ancient wisdom dictates that nature has the best remedies to skin woes like dark circles. Cool cucumber slices and plain cool teabags are some examples. Vitamin C, too, is seen as beneficial due to its blood vessel-strengthening action. But do these remedies alone remove dark circles quickly and eff…
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Yes. Most of it is in the skin. cucumber skin, raw 360 µg/100g cucumber with skin, raw 19 µg/100g cucumber without skin, raw 2 µg/100g Suorce: http://www.medal.org/visitor/www%5CActive%5Cch12%5Cch12.01%5Cch12.01.06.aspx
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It is A fruit, because it has seeds.
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when the pickle's are in the fridge for a long time
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In North America, different types of cucumbers become ripe and ready for picking from July through September. The harvest time depends both on the type of cucumber and the weather during the growing season.
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Scientificly they do not because they have a specific chemical in them that pruvoces them to do that . Write me back plzzzzz!!!
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There are a few considerations given when planting cucumbers. It is good to give consideration to plant the cucumber on the ridge. Before starting to plant the cucumber, get a a stick and start making a deep furrow of about 1 inch. Place it in the middle of the ridge. On every foot in the row, put i…
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Cucumbers begin as a seed planted in the ground, which grows into a vine that develops tiny flowers. The tiny flowers are the beginning of the cucumber that will grow on the vine.
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Cucumbers are cooked when pickling them. One must remember that they are made up mostly of water so they are best eaten raw unless they are being picked.
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Cucumbers should be planted 2 foot apart. The rows of cucumber plants should be spaced 5-6 foot apart.
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Unless the cucumber has spoiled or dried through the center, the unattacked end should be edible. Make sure you wash the cucumber. Cut off the piece where it was chewed on, and remove more of that end (back to where the interior looks completely unaffected).
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Yes, they have the ability to eat small portions of cucumber.
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There is "approximately 40% of iron in liver" (Keith L. Smith, Ohio State University). Cucumbers has 0.1mg, 1% for a half cup (52g) of sliced cucumbers, which means it has about 8 calories, and still has no fat. Eggs could have iron in it, depending on what a person adds to it. Eggs have a lot of …
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If you buy #1s (the smallest size), you will get 20 to 22 quarts of dill pickles.
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Cucumber has high amount of a mineral named silicia, it is a very healthy mineral that make sure that the calcium in our bdoy is possessed in the bones and not other places, it is also an important component in healthy hair, nails and skin. You should not worry about eating too much cucumbers but m…
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I live in a highly wooded area in PA and I have often smelled strong cucumber in the middle of walking my dogs. Many people say that it's an old wives' tale that copperheads smell like cucumbers, but my question is... what else would smell like cucumbers that strongly? In my research, I have learned…
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they live in dirt, trees, and in rocks:)
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juliana vossenberg SAVE THE WORLD! IT'S THE ONLY PLANET WITH PICKLES!!
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Vitamins A & C are in cucumbers.
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Cucumber is okay for rabbits as a treat. Treats (certain fruits and vegetables) should only be given to rabbits in moderation. A bite or two every couple days is a good guideline.Some rabbits like cucumber -- some love it, especially on a hot summers day when it has just come out of the fridge! Some…
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Apple cucumber is round like an apple and also grows on a tree.Lebanese Cucumbers are long like a sausage but grows on the ground.
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Echinodermata.
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North Carolina. South Carolina
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Cucumis sativus
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The scientific name for a cucumber is: Cucumis sativus.
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vitamin k,Riboflavin,Folate,Vitamin c,Thiamin
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-Reduce puffines, swelling, and dark circles under your eyes.-Great food to keep skin fresh
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Depends on the variety, anything from 50 grams to a kilo
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