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SSSprout's Beans 'Blue Lake' x 1 Harvesting

Plant: Bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) | Variety: Blue Lake

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Planting Data

Bean (8699)
Blue Lake (476)

Sown from my Beans 'Blue Lake' Seeds.

SSSprout's Beans 'Blue Lake' Care Instructions

If sowing directly, aim to sow 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) deep and try to ensure a gap of at least 3.9 inches (10.0 cm).

Bean 'Blue Lake' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 2.28 metres [imperial: 7.41 feet] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has full sun light, which is a great match for Bean 'Blue Lake'.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6a) is within the ideal range for Bean 'Blue Lake'. The recommended range is between Zone 5 and 13.

A soil ph of between 6.0 and 6.8 is ideal for Bean 'Blue Lake' as it does best in acidic soil so test your soil acidity often.

More information about Beans 'Blue Lake' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Beans 'Blue Lake' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.


  • 16 Sep 2012

    Harvesting day 131

  • 10 Sep 2012

    Flowering day 125

  • 16 May 2012

    Sprouting day 8

  • 08 May 2012

    Sown day 0

  • 08 May 2012

    Reviewed day 0

    I planted too many. I soaked the whole package so I was running around looking for places to poke extra beans into.

    0 stars

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