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Bean Phaseolus vulgaris

Bean has been planted 78 times by Growstuff members. Bean is an annual crop (living and reproducing in a single year or less)


Predictions

Annual

living and reproducing in a single year or less

Median lifespan

65

days

First harvest expected

90

days after planting

Photos

Bean plantings

20171102_094409
20171102_094409
by BeccG
IMG_4130
IMG_4130
by lizzard
drivebean2
drivebean2
by melannen
beanharvest
beanharvest
by melannen
fencebean
fencebean
by melannen
IMG_4131
IMG_4131
by lizzard
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Sunniness

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Planted from

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Harvested for

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Varieties

green bean

green bean

Phaseolus vulgaris

yardlong bean

yardlong bean

Vigna unguiculata (sesquipedalis)

yellow bean

yellow bean

phaseolus vulgaris

Crop Map

Only plantings by members who have set their locations are shown on this map.

What people are saying about beans

[Bean](crop)s, [pea](crop)s and [corn](crop): remove husks and allow seeds to dry out – this may take a couple of weeks, then remove casings and store. [Pumpkin](crop)s and [melon](crop)s: seeds...

I never have good results growing beans here (SoCal, not too far from the high desert). Few ever sprout. Those that do never grow above 4-6" high and product 1-3 podseach, if they live long enough...

I really should've got started on winter planting sooner, I think. Everything in the garden is in a lull right now. Although people near me are still blogging about the last of their crops from s...

Inception!

Written by melannen

I HAVE SPROUTS! I'm way too excited about this for somebody my age. There are a *lot* of beets coming up. In fact, way more sprouts than seeds I planted?? Do "[beet](crop) seeds" actually eac...

Seeds!

Written by oakandsage

Yay, seeds arrived. Gonna go on a planting binge tomorrow. Especially since tomorrow is tomato day! Got: Golden [purslane](crop) [Watercress](crop) Yard long [bean](crop) Blackeye [pea](crop...

photo of crop

How to grow beans

Grown for: pod (2) fruit (1)

Plant from: seed (41), seedling (7), (3), cutting (1)

Plant in: sun (54), semi-shade (19), (3)

Scientific names

  • Phaseolus vulgaris

Alternate names

None known.

Bean harvests