Edamame, Vegetable Soybean
Glycine max

Family: Papilionaceae (pa-pil-ee-uh-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Glycine (gly-SEE-nee) (Info)
Species: max (maks) (Info)

Category:

Perennials

Vines and Climbers

Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

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Hardiness:

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Sun Exposure:

Partial to Full Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

Blue-Violet

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Deciduous

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

Scarify seed before sowing

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Vincent, Alabama

Cumberland, Maryland

Lucedale, Mississippi

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On May 30, 2015, Lily_love from Central, AL (Zone 7b) wrote:

For 3 plants, the yield is marginal. But the taste is wonderful. I'll plant more for season long harvest. I love this soybean, it's delicious when eaten freshly boiled. My first experience growing this Glycine max.