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Bean 'Blue lake' front

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This planting has been archived (Other).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

Quantity: 2

Plant Bean Phaseolus vulgaris 9118
Variety Blue Lake 490


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).

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.

Harvest Tally

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