Re: [gardeners] Pea/Bean Inoculants

George Shirley (
Wed, 18 Oct 2000 18:57:32 -0500

You can order inoculant from most of the mail order seedsmen. I think I got my
last batch from Henry Fields or it may have been Burpee's. I've used inoculants
for at least 30 years and they work well enabling the beans or peas to get most
of their nitrogen from the air and fix it in their roots. 

George wrote:
> I was interested in knowing whether anyone has been using inoculants for
> growing pea,bean and other legumes.
> Where do you buy them in the Bay Area ? I checked-up with most
> nurseries,
> but they don't stock them