2nd crop of green beans on same plants

blueeyes11(7)July 25, 2011

I read somewhere on this forum about cutting down green beans after they are through producing. You add fertilizer then water. Not sure where I read this. Wondering how much to cut off.

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alisande(Zone 4b)

Here's the thread.

I was thinking about trying it, too.

    Bookmark   July 25, 2011 at 10:04PM
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obrionusa(5)

I tried it on one row and pulled and replanted the other two. I wasnt impressed with the row I mowed, fert and watered. The rows I replanted I had a generous amount of beans. If you have at least 70 before a frost then plant a short dtm like contender. I always spray the frost off the beans to extend the harvest.

    Bookmark   July 28, 2011 at 6:04AM
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