PInto beans ... In Dallas ? not so good!
August 5, 2016 11:39pm CST
I dug the ground enough to provide lots of soft mulchy soil for the pintos I threw down and they popped up fast but then came the summer blast. It was not possible to even keep them green much less upright after a few weeks time and they simply faded away and died. Bad for the pintos to try and grow them directly in the sun in Dallas. I think I may try to plant them again in fall. Maybe by then when temperatures go down in the 80's or so I can get some to grow before it gets too cool for them to grow. I have no clue really what's best for pintos.
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6 Aug 16
that heat sure does a number'n our gardens, don't 't? i shaded some'f my plants whilst we were havin' all those triple digit days last month. not completely, jest so's they missed the hottest part'f the day. i hope yer able to get those beans goin', i believe 'tis 'bout 90 days 'til harvest time fer 'em? been a while since i've planted any myself.