How Far Should I Space My Green Bean Plantings?

Space bush green beans 2 to 4 inches apart in rows 18 to 24 inches wide. Pole bean varieties need more space; plant them 4 to 6 inches apart in rows 30 to 36 inches apart or four to six seeds in hills spaced 30 inches apart.

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