Blue Lake Bush is part of the Phaseolus genus and is a Bean variety. Its scientific name is Phaseolus vulgaris 'Blue Lake Bush'. When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours: Forest green (web). Leaves appear approximately as a Dark spring green colour.
6-7 inch pods on 15-18 inch plants that mature in 55-60 days. Good for eating fresh, canning, or freezing. Stringless.
The bush plants set heavy yields of flavorful pods that are tender and crisp. This dark-green bean has been a standard for over 40 years.2.Blue Lake Bush grows as an Annual and is a Vegetable. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Blue Lake Bush normally grows with a shrub-like habit with a max height of 1.30 feet (that's 40.0 cm metric).
Blue Lake Bush Bean is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
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By our calculations, you should look at sowing Blue Lake Bush about 14 days after your last frost date.
6-7 inch pods
The species name vulgaris is from the Latin vulgus (“the multitude, the masses”) + -āris, and means “common”, “usual”, or “commonly known” 1.
Developed in 1961 from the Pole Blue Lake.2