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Blue Lake Pole Bean

Best choice for canning

Blue Lake Pole Bean

Best choice for canning

  • Heavy yielding
  • Prolific climber
  • Crisp & stringless
  • Smooth, 6-in. pods
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Product Description

Very heavy yielding variety is our best for canning. Blue lake sets pods over the entire plant—all the way from the base to the vine tops! Six-inch pods are straight, smooth, crisp and stringless and cook up tender every time. 63 days to maturity.

Product Details
  • Botanical Name: Phaseolus vulgaris 'Blue Lake'; Family: Fabaceae/Leguminosae (Bean Family).
  • Season: both Spring & Fall
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Height: 5.5 - 6 feet.
  • Spacing: 6 inches apart in rows 48 inches apart.
  • Zone: 3 - 9 annual.
  • Spread: Vining.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Depth: 11/2 inches.
  • Germination: 6 - 14 days.
  • Days to Maturity: 63 days.
  • Yield: 150 pounds per 100 foot row.
  • Fruit: Tender, stringless, round, dark green pod with white seeds.
  • Soil Preference: Rich, well-drained soil; pH 6.0-6.8.
  • Growth Rate: Medium to fast growth rate.
  • Pruning: None needed.
  • Form: Upright, annual. Climbing vine, must be staked.
  • Flowers: Small white flowers.
  • Seed Count: 2 oz. packet is approximately 150 seeds, 1/2 lb. is approximately 600 seeds.
  • Size: 5 - 6 inch pods.
Shipping Information

Orders for in-stock seeds and hardgoods are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:

2019 Insects Shipping Schedule
  Zones   Lacewings, Lady Beetles & Encapsulated Earthworms Nematodes
1A 5/3 - 11/1 5/10 - 11/1
1B - 2A 5/10 - 11/1 5/10 - 11/1
2B - 3B 4/26 - 11/1 4/26 - 11/1
4A - 6A 4/12 - 11/1 4/12 - 11/1
6B - 7A 4/5 - 11/1 4/5 - 11/1
7B - 8B 3/8 - 11/1 3/8 - 11/1
9A - 10B 2/22 - 11/1 2/22 - 11/1
Last Order Date 10/28/2019 10/28/2019

Shipping Note:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your order--via the U.S. Postal Service or United Parcel Service. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.

Please note that we cannot ship outside of the continental United States.

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