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Blue Lake Bush (Heirloom Variety)

  • Brand: General
  • Product Code: 4
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $1.99

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Pkt (≈ 70 seeds)
125g (≈ 350 seeds)

250g (~700 seeds)

This easy-to-grow gourmet bush bean will produce a heavy, early crop of slender, delicious pods. Gourmet beans are now popular throughout Europe and can be found in many of America's finest restaurants. Delicious fresh or frozen.

  • Light: Full Sun
  • Seed Depth: 1" (2.5cm)
  • Seed Spacing: 2-3" (5-7.5cm)
  • Row Spacing: 24" (60cm)
  • Days To Sprout: 8-16
  • Plant Spacing: 4-6" (10-15cm)
  • Days To Maturity: 55

Plant: Sow seeds in a sunny location when all danger of frost is past. Plant in loose fertile soil, and moisten. Successive plantings can be made every three weeks.

Care: Water regularly and fertilize when 3"(7.5cm) tall. Thin seedlings to 6"(15cm) apart.

Harvest: Pick when pods are still slim and tender.

Your Health: Beans are low in calories, high in fiber. Supplies calcium, phosphorus and moderate amounts of vitamins A & C.