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Q.I have Pole bean plants growing like crazy, but not setting flowers or pods? Not sure what to do.

Zone 89120 | Anonymous added on July 4, 2019 | Answered

Hot temps Las Vegas summer, water 10 min 8:45 am daily good drainage soil PH 5.9-6.2
Raised bed some 70% shade.

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Answered on July 5, 2019

It could be related to a nutrient imbalance. A high Nitrogen fertilizer or manure can stimulate excessive vegetative growth at the expense of flowering and fruiting. Try a fertilizer heavier on the Phosphorus and Potassium amounts which are the second - P, and third - K, items indicated on an N-P-K ratio.

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