Peaceful Valley Certified Organic Bean Blue Lake Pole Seed Description
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Bean - Blue Lake Pole
Phaseolus vulgaris Tender annual
Pole Snap. High yields of 6i" smooth, straight, and stringless pods. Unbeatable flavor! Blue Lake is a long-time favorite for freezing, canning, and fresh use. This is a great variety for the home gardener of small scale grower.
Did You Know? Legumes are a good source of calcium and iron and add nitrogen to soil.
Soil and Water: Legumes like well-drained soil rich in organic matte with a moderate amount of nutrients. Water lightly at planting. Medium at flowering, and heavily throughout harvest time. Avoid overhead watering which can promote disease.
Planting and Growing: Sow directly in garden when soils have warmed and danger of frost has passed. Keep seedbed evenly moist.
Harvesting and Storage: Harvest no later than pencil thickness. These beans should be eaten fresh but they can be frozen.