Finest quality eating bean! A classic gourmet choice of extra early 6 inch long green round pods that are stringless and fiberless. Classic choice for early beans that are of highest quality. For years Blue Lake has been considered the standard setting. It is known for heavy yields of top quality beans. Resistant or tolerant to commom bean mosaic. It has succulent crunch and delicious flavor. The dark green pods are tender and rich filled with white seeds. Incomparible flavor. Bearing abundant harvests on 5 -6 feet vines.
Sowing: Plant in full sun outdoors in spring when all danger of frost and soil is warm. Sow seeds 1 inch deep in moist well drained soil. Keep seedbed moderately moist during germination. If started indoors first, transplant when 2-3 inches in height.
Germination: 6-8 days Spacing: Space plants 15-30 inches apart. Space rows 3 feet apart depending on available space. Height: 5-6 feet. Days to maturity: 60 days Light: Full sun
Information: For best harvest, keep sowing for 3 week intervals until late spring. For fall crops begin in late summer and continue until a month or so before first frost date.
Bean - Blue Lake FM1K Pole