Green Beans

Green beans

Anonymous added on August 4, 2015 | Answered

I have had a lot of trouble growing the green bean. This year I used an inoculant and have had a little better luck. I have read beans do better in slightly acid soil, 6.5 or so. I tested my soil before planting and it was between 7 7.5. Could this have that much effect and, if so, would adding a bit of sulfur powder to my soil be an answer?

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Answered on August 5, 2015

Yes, growing plants in the appropriate soil conditions can make all the difference. This article will help with lowering the acidity in your soil if this is, in fact, the problem:

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