How to Prune Cucumbers and Tomatoes (video)
Cucumbers after 6 weeks in SIP. Note the tepee (left) and another type of bamboo stick support with trellis (right).
Cucumbers, peppers, lettuce and Swiss chard in SIP.
John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ will show you how he prunes his cucumber plants to grow them vertically up a trellis. In this video John will explain why he is pruning or single stemming his cucumbers so that he can better manage them when growing them up a vertical trellis. After watching this video you will learn how to properly train your cucumbers (as well as tomatoes) to get them to grow vertically and produce more fruit.
How and Why I Prune My Tomatoes | You Grow Girl http://goo.gl/q4GHY