Beans thrive in warm soils so be sure temperatures will stay steady or protect young plants from cold. Choose varieties of Green Beans, Dry Shelling Beans excellent for soups, Lima and soy beans. Plant seeds no deeper than 2 inches in hills about 3 to 5 feet apart, or evenly space seeds about 2 inches apart in a row.
Inoculation of the seed is very important as the bacteria fix nitrogen from the air to feed the plant. Sow green beans every two weeks for a continuous harvest of this delicious vegetable. Our generous 1-3/4 oz, packet will plant approximately 20 feet. Use about 1 lb. per 150 feet of row. All bean seeds are untreated.