50 Seeds per pack
(Phaseolus vulgaris) 54-61 days. Snap Bean This dark green bean is a favorite for canning and freezing, a high quality bean with fine texture. The Blue Lake Bush 276 Heirloom Bush Bean’s small 12-22″ plants set forth heavy yields of dark green, round, 5 ½-6 ½” pods, over the entire season. This variety originated from the Pole Blue Lake and was developed in 1961. Resistant to BCMV and NY15, widely adapted to varied growing conditions.
Planting Instructions for Blue Lake Bush 276 Bean Seeds
Sow Heirloom / Open Pollinated Blue Lake Bush 276 beans 1-2″ deep, 2-6″ apart, in rows 18-36″ apart, in full sun after danger of frost. Soaking bean seeds in water 1-2 hours before planting speeds germination. Blue Lake Bush 276 germination occurs in 4-16 days in soil 60-85°F. Provide support for heirloom pole bean varieties. For heirloom Blue Lake Bush 276 snap beans, harvest when beans are 3-6″ long. For dry beans, leave pods on plants until pods are dry, brown, and crisp, and beans are hard and rattle in pod, if more drying is needed when danger of frost has arrived, pick pods or pull entire plant and hang upside down to dry further.
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