Return to the Beans, Peas & Other Legumes Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
2nd crop of green beans on same plants

Posted by blueeyes11 7 (My Page) on
Mon, Jul 25, 11 at 16:58

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.


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: 2nd crop of green beans on same plants

Here's the thread.

I was thinking about trying it, too.


 o
RE: 2nd crop of green beans on same plants

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.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Beans, Peas & Other Legumes Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here