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Yard Long Bean 'Red Noodle'

Heirloom. High yields of 16-20" long burgundy colored beans that turn green when cooked. Red Noodle has a very pleasant sweet flavor.

1st bean tower, left side.

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Quantity: 10

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Care Instructions

Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 3.9 inches (10.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.39 inches (1.0 cm) if planning to sow direct.

Snake bean 'Chinese Red Noodle' normally grows to a mature height of 2.00 metres (that's 6.50 feet imperial) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Snake bean 'Chinese Red Noodle' tends to enjoys a full sun position, which is ideal for your garden's sun profile.

Remember to water often.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (8b) is not within the ideal known range for Snake bean 'Chinese Red Noodle'. The recommended range is between Zone 11 and 14. You may have to reassess this planting for suitability in your garden.

Your garden's soil pH level (7.0 - neutral soil) is within the ideal range for Snake bean 'Chinese Red Noodle'. The recommended range is between pH 5.5 and 7.5.

More information about Yard Long Bean 'Red Noodle' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Yard Long Bean 'Red Noodle' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

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