Bean Seeds (Bush) - Blue Lake 274

Bean Seeds (Bush) - Blue Lake 274

Size Price Savings Quantity
1 Ounce $4.79
1/4 Pound $15.79 18% Savings
1 Pound $47.29 38% Savings
5 Pounds $125.99 ($1.57/ounce) 67% Savings
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  • Crunchy and crisp bean popular with home gardeners
  • Classic Bush Bean Variety
  • Easy to grow and space-saving variety
  • Prefers full sun exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 5 to 6 beans per pod, 6 to 6.5 inches long
Growth Habit Bush, Compact, Upright
Plant Height 16 inches

Flavor Profile Old-Fashioned; Sweet; Rich Green Bean Flavor
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Container Garden, Culinary, Soil Improvement
Growing Conditions Commercial, Home Garden, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Freezing, High Yielding
Plant Resistance Bean Common Mosaic Virus, Northern Leaf Blight

About Bean Seeds (Bush) - Blue Lake 274

Phaseolus vulgaris

Seed Type Heirloom Seed, Open Pollinated Seed
Plant Type Determinate, Snap Bean, Stringless

Grow Heirloom Beans - Plant Blue Lake 274 Bean Seeds

Blue Lake 274 Bean is the classic "old-timey" bean variety. The Blue Lake 274 Bean produces massive yields and is painfully easy to grow on space-saving 16" plants, allowing you to plant several in your garden. A great canning bean, Blue Lake 274 matures all at the same time making harvest easy.

Planting Information

Planting Bean Seeds (Bush) - Blue Lake 274

Planting Season Warm Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1 inch
Plant Spacing 4 to 6 inches
Plant Height 16 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Days to Maturity 60 days
View our Bean Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
1 Ounce 109
1/4 Pound 436
1 Pound 1,744
5 Pounds 8,720

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