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  • Erin Connolly

    Cucumber trellis to shade the lettuce garden... I have to remember this for the next garden !

  • Christina Blowers

    Discover Companion Planting with this Cucumber Trellis | Cucumbers like it hot. Lettuce likes it cool and shady. But with this trellis, they’re perfect companions! Use this slanted trellis to grow your cucumbers and you’ll enjoy loads of straight, unblemished fruit. Plant lettuce, mesclun or spinach in the shady area beneath to protect it from wilting or bolting. Western red cedar frame and sturdy plastic mesh. 48" square.

  • Nadine

    Cucumber trellis to shade the lettuce garden...GREAT SMALL SPACE GARDENING IDEA!

  • Christopher Clark

    Cucumber trellis Shades lettuce, good idea for companion planting. #garden

  • Brooke Vance

    Make a basic wooden frame, staple chicken wire over it. Place the wire frame at an angle on attached legs. You then use as a cucumber trellis and plant lettuce underneath! The cucumber vines won't strangle out anything else and the lettuce grows better with partial shade.

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Cucumbers like it hot. Lettuce likes it cool and shady. But with this trellis, they’re perfect companions! Use this slanted trellis to grow your cucumbers and you’ll enjoy loads of straight, unblemished fruit. Plant lettuce, mesclun or spinach in the shady area beneath to protect it from wilting or bolting. Western red cedar frame and sturdy plastic mesh. 48" square.

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Cucumbers like it hot. Lettuce likes it cool and shady. Two in one! I'll remember this for next year!

Cucumber Trelis - must do this next year, as my cucumber takes over half the garden!

Cucumbers like it hot. Lettuce likes it cool and shady. But with this trellis, they’re perfect companions!

Cucumbers like it hot. Lettuce likes it cool and shady. Trellis makes everyone happy

Cucumber trellis with room for lettuce underneath...need one or two of these.