Good Garden Question: How Should We Separate and Replant Our Beans and Cukes?
OK, dear readers. Many of you are more experienced gardeners than we are, and we’re fine with that. In the spirit of learning, we have a question for you.
See that pot? Right before I went on a weeklong trip I slammed three bush bean plants and two cucumber seedlings into this one small pot. They had outstripped their starter pellets and they needed to be planted. Now I have potentially five robust plants in one rather small pot and I know I need to separate them.
Here’s the question for any of you more experienced gardeners. What kind of containers should the cucumbers go in, and how do I extricated them and replant? Or should each bean plant get its own pot too?
Fire away with advice – I’m all ears here.
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