Plant Information

Blue Lake Bush Bean

Common Name: Green Bean, Bush Bean
Spacing: 8 - 12" (20 - 30cm)
Height: 12 - 22" (30 - 56cm)
Width: 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)
Exposure: Sun
General Information: Excellent fresh or frozen, Blue Lake Bush's plentiful harvest begins in about 52 days after planting in the garden.
We find the beans to be at their peak when 6.5 in. (16.5 cm) long.
Enjoy a bountiful and extended harvest by picking daily.

Idea & Tips: Beans have shallow roots, so using mulch on top of the soil can help hold moisture in and keep weeds down.
Water as needed all season to keep soil evenly moist, keeping your eye out for the first sign of wilt.
Wilting is a sure sign that your beans need water.
Feed with a vegetable fertilizer to ensure your bountiful harvest.
Days to Harvest: 52 - 65
Fruit Size: 6.5 in. (17 cm)
Grower Information: Get improved flavor and tenderness in a virtually stringless bean. It’s a heavy producer over a long season, and is excellent fresh or frozen. We find the beans to be at their peak when 6.5 in. (17 cm) long. Enjoy a bountiful and extended harvest by picking daily.