Gardening Questions And Answers
It grows very slow, but it possible to increase the speed of growth by providing adequate amount of water, warmth and fertilizer during the active growing season. Baboon’s Cucumber likes a sunny position, but avoid direct blasting sun in summer. Water regularly during the summer. Avoid watering in the fall or winter.
It can be grown from seed in most areas, as long as the young plants are protected against drought, severe frost and too much sunlight. As a climber, the stems will need some support to give a showy effect. Baboon’s Cucumber prefers well-drained soil, lots of water in the growing-period and some sun.