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30/08/2013 at 15:07

We saw this plant growing at Ryton organic gardens. Quite interested in growing it.After looking on web suggestion that it is poisoness, and need to  cook the pods for a long time. Has anyone any experiance of this bean.Name Lob Lob bean or Hyacinth bean.

30/08/2013 at 15:43

I've grown them and they didn't come to much. Just as a flower though, not as a food crop. I have seen them looking quite good in other gardens.

30/08/2013 at 16:07

I grew some last year.  The weather was just too cool and they came to nothing much.

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