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Six bamboo stalks were used to form the tee pee. Gather all of the stalks together and using strong string, twine, etc. weave in an out of each stalk to from a a tight space for the stalks to stand up together. Stand the tee pee upright and form the triangular shape adjusting the width of the legs. It is helpful to have two pairs of hands for this. If the tepee is loose at the top where you have wrapped with string, re wrap.......it took us three attempts to get the tightness that was needed.
Form a hole in the straw bale and fill it with soil. Insert the newspaper planter . Cover with soil. Water.
We removed the newspaper cup from one of the plants and planted directly in the straw bale.
Wrap string around the bamboo to give the bean stalk something to vine onto. We placed three plants in each straw bale. According to the seed packet, our plants should produce beans in 54 days.