Middle section of legume bed 4.
From seed package description: “Bush slicing bean, stringless and tasty. Big flat pods are pale yellow striped with purple, becoming yellow when cooked. Good as a fresh shell bean when stripes turn red. 65 days”.
HazelJ's Bean, Bush 'Dragon's Tongue' Care Instructions
Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 3.9 inches (10.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) if planning to sow direct.
Bean 'Dragon's tongue' normally grows to a mature height of 40.0 cm (that's 1.30 feet imperial) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Bean 'Dragon's tongue' likes a position of full sun light, which is a perfect fit for your garden.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (4a) is not within the ideal known range for Bean 'Dragon's tongue'. The recommended range is between Zone 5 and 13. You may have to reassess this planting for suitability in your garden.
Bean 'Dragon's tongue' requires a soil ph of 6.0 - 6.8 meaning it does best in acidic soil.
More information about Bean, Bush 'Dragon's Tongue' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Bean, Bush 'Dragon's Tongue' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
08 Aug 2011
04 Aug 2011
29 Jul 2011
15 Jul 2011
has the prettiest flowers, which are almost finished. I expect there will be some beans in a week or two.
05 Jun 2011
Sown day 0