As I peruse this year’s Burpee catalogue, I imagine my dream garden. I see eight or ten raised 4′ x 8′ beds, filled with the perfect mix of compost, vermiculite and peat moss. The walkways between the beds are unobstructed and wide enough for my garden cart. Each bed has a trellis frame at [...]
Ahhh, beans. Broad beans, French beans, yard long beans, lima beans, soy beans, green beans, yellow beans, purple beans – how many varieties of this great source of protein can you name?
There are two basic types of bean plants: bush and climbing, or vining beans. They grow easily, are a “green” [...]