Our Blue Lake Stringless Pole Green Beans seeds will soon produce fleshy, tender pods that grow to be roughly 5.5 inches in length.
These stringless pole beans have mild flavoring and are high in viatmins A, B and C. Blue Lake beans make for excellent snap beans. They are also often dried on the vines for their clear white shell beans.
Growing Blue Lake Stringless Pole Beans is easy, simply sow seeds outdoors in an area that sees full sun after all danger of frost has passed. Blue Lake Pole Beans spacing should be something around two seeds per every 4 inches, keeping each row of seeds separated by about 20 inches.
- Flavor: Sweet and crisp with a mild, full-bodied bean flavor.
- Preparation Ideas: Great for freezing and boiling.
- Plant Type: Vegetable
- Fill Weight (grams): 21
- Grows Best In: Full Sun
- Days to Germination: 6-8 Days
- Days to Maturity: 62 Days
- Growth Type: Pole
- Planting Depth: 1-1.5"
- Seed Spacing: Sow Blue Lake Stringless Beans seeds roughly 4" apart in rows.
- Disease Resistance: Common Bean Mosaic
Instructions: Sow seeds when the soil is warm and all danger of frost is past. Plant 2 seeds every 4 inches. Soaking seeds overnight before planting will speed germination. Thin to 1 plant every 4 inches when the plants have 4 leaves. Pick early and often to encourage production. Sow every 2 weeks until 8 weeks before fall frost.
Suggestions: Avoid working around beans when wet; this may spread diseases. When weeding, hoe gently because beans are shallow-rooted. Mulch plants only after thinning.