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Saving Seeds: What's the best way to mark beans so they're not picked?

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Fowlerville, MI
(Zone 5b)

August 19, 2009
12:45 PM

Post #6964118

It's time for me to start picking my pole beans but I want to save a lot of them for seed. What's the best way for me to tag or mark them so that the rest of my family knows not to pick THAT bean? Can you use a Sharpie to mark them??? Does anyone here mark their veggies they're saving for seed?
Thanks for the help!!
:) Glenda
Lee's Summit, MO
(Zone 6a)

August 22, 2009
2:14 AM

Post #6974563

Use a paint pen and color part of the bean.

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