planted 6 on east side
Also archived as these never really took off. Earwigs and slugs feasted on them in the early stages and while they are still growing they are shadows of what they could be.
This planting has been archived (Harvested).
Sown from my Bean (Snake) Seeds.
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 is known for growing to a height of approximately 2.00 metres (6.50 feet) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden has full sun light which is ideal for Snake bean.
Your garden has full sun which is ideal for Snake bean.
Remember to water often.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (10) is not within the ideal known range for Snake bean. The recommended range is between Zone 11 and 14. You may have to reassess this planting for suitability in your garden.
Snake bean tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 5.5 and 7.5 meaning it does best in acidic to alkaline soil.
More information about Bean (Snake) is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Bean (Snake) Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
Harvesting day 164
Seed for next year – albeit a bit small, but it fought and survived – it is worthy! [[Archived]]Beans: Lazy Housewife, Snake & Sunset...
1.0 x handful 4.0 g
Ripening day 144
Sprouting day 4
one on each sideBean (Snake and Snake Bean Black Seeded)
Sown day 0