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Growing and Harvesting Kohlrabi, Yardlong Beans and White Eggplant

Here are some growing tips and harvesting hints to help maximize the yield of kohlrabi, yardlong-bean and white-eggplant crops.

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yardlong beans will grow to nearly 30 inches long
Photo 6 of 11If you let them, the beans will grow to nearly 30" long.

Yardlong Beans Harvesting(6 of 11)

When the older pods begin to turn yellow, harvest them and use them as shelling beans. Split the pods open to shell the beans, and cook them as you would any type of dried bean. They taste like black-eyed peas but with a delicious nutty flavor.

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