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Post  LeeAnne12 on 3/3/2012, 10:32 pm

Has anyone grown these in their garden? If so, which ones?

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Re: Black Beans

Post  Chopper on 3/3/2012, 10:40 pm

I have. I do not remember the type but I liked it. As a matter of fact, I mentally dedicated a lot more squares in the future to dried beans. To get enough you do need a lot of plants and I did get enough for a meal or two. I think it would be worth it.

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Post  LeeAnne12 on 3/3/2012, 10:55 pm

Thanks! At Johnny's, they have black soy beans, but I don't think that's what I want. Do you dry yours, because I was thinking about freezing them?


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Post  Chopper on 3/4/2012, 2:20 am

I found the seeds. They are called Black Turtle Black Beans. No, you do not want black soybeans. I dried mine - super easy. No reason you could not freeze them. I am sure there are plenty of directions on how to do so on the net.

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