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NewBoy2NewBoy2 BristolPosts: 1,380

One of my beans has overgrown the wigwam by about 18 inches

?Any advice please

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  • NewBoy2NewBoy2 BristolPosts: 1,380

    I mean over grown at the top of the canes so its waving around in the breeze

    Never change Tigers in Mid Stream
  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 61,420

    Just nip the top out - it'll grow sideshoots and lots more beans image

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  • NewBoy2NewBoy2 BristolPosts: 1,380

    Thanks Dove

    Never change Tigers in Mid Stream
  • Steve 309Steve 309 Posts: 2,753

    Yep. Standard practice - makes them bushier as well as easier to reach and stops them collapsing.  Just make sure you have plenty of room to store them - freezer or salted.

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