How much sunlight does a bean plant need?

Answer Bean plants need at least six hours of direct sunlight a day--"full sun," in gardening terms. If you plant more than one row of pole beans (tall, vining beans that climb a trellis), plant the rows ... Read More »

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Does the bean seed grow without sunlight?

Not to Sprout, But Needs Sunlight to Grow Yes, a bean can sprout without sunlight although its leaves will be completely white. Once it is sprouted, it needs sunlight to grow into a healthy plant.

Will a lima bean grow better in the dark or in sunlight?

Lima beans will grow faster in the dark but they will have fewer leaves and look spindly. They grow better in sunlight. Moderate temperatures are needed for growing, and the growing season is from ... Read More »

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What is the best amount of sunlight for a plant?

Depends on the plant What is right for one plant may cook another plant to death. Conversely, a plant may thrive in shade and another will grow spindly and never bloom. Also it depends on your geo... Read More »