May 27, 2014

Soaking Beans

During Memorial weekend, we were able to get our beans soaked, sprouted and planted.
Both bean varieties are Heirlooms that we have been growing and saving for the past couple of years.
Calypso Bean Sprout

October Bean Sprout
All beans were started and soaked at the same time,  but October Beans definitely get the fastest sprouting award... These guys sprouted within 24 hours..
The Rattlesnake Beans have been the slowest to germinate..Taking their own sweet time! 
Rattlesnake Beans are climbers, and will be planted to eventually grow up the old bed frame tower.


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