Germination is the process of plant growth from a seed or spore. Kidney beans usually germinate within a week of planting, provided that they are kept moist. More » Science Biology Botany

The seeds of a kidney bean take 10 to 14 days to germinate, and the kidney beans themselves reach maturity in 90 to 150 days. They grow best in loose, well-draining soil with soil temperatures of 70 to 80 degrees Fahrenh... More »

Factors that can affect the germination of mung bean seeds include a lack of water, a lack of favorable temperature, infertile soil, a lack of fertilization and a lack of light. Seeds do not germinate if planted in such ... More »

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