Just want to get a few started in the heated tray – just 5 or 6 at this stage
This planting has been archived (Other).
Latest Milestone Dying Down
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).
Ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant - Bean 'Blue Lake' is known for growing to a height of approximately 2.28 metres (that's 7.41 feet in imperial).
Your garden has dappled sun light - try to position in a full sun location instead.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (10) 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 Bean 'Blue lake' front is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Bean 'Blue lake' front Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
Stopped producing, and got attacked yet again by slugs – so it made way for my daughter’s flower garden [[Archived]]
Harvesting day 115
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Harvesting day 110
6.0 x item
Harvesting day 103
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Harvesting day 93
6.0 x item
Harvesting day 91
DH forgot about this one while I was away, can’t complain cos he looked after most of it very well. Perhaps I’ll try out the seeds.
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Harvesting day 77
Also harvesting from the bush bean that some activists handed out.
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Harvesting day 65
While picking of the rampant snails, we found one developed bean amongst the buds. Weird.
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Budding day 58
Showing True Leaves day 8
Growing like the blazes, better get them outside I think!
Sprouting day 6
Sown day 0