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Teaser: An old time gem! Round, fleshy, brittle, medium yellow pods have a rich flavour.
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Heirloom Vegetable

This old time gem was first introduced around 1900! Round, fleshy, brittle, medium yellow pods about 15cm (6") long have a rich flavour. Erect, bushy plants bear an abundance of the tender string-less pods at an early date. Anyone who likes fresh bush beans should definitely try this variety! White Seed.

  • Packet $2.49
  • 250g $5.85
  • 2 kg $29.70
  • 10kg $93.60
  • 25kg $180.00
     

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Product Code 1150
How To Grow 4-5 seeds/gram Culture: Beans tolerate a wide range of soil types. Their best growth is in light, organic, well drained soil with a pH of about 6.5. Beans have a distinct dislike for cold, wet soils, so sow seed only after the soil has warmed to at least 16 C (60 F). Sow 2.5 cm (1") deep and 8 cm (3") apart in rows spaced 45 to 70 cm (18 to 28") apart. To ensure a continuous harvest, sow bush-type varieties every 10 days until mid-July. Keep beans evenly watered, particularly when the plants are in flower and when production of the pods start. Avoid the use of high nitrogen fertilizer. Nitrogen promotes excessive foliage. Avoid disturbing beans when leaves are damp to reduce the incidence of disease.
Blooming Season Begins Early Summer
Life Cycle Annual
Propagation Sow Direct
Days to Emergence 8
Light Full Sun
Growth Habit Bushy
Height
Frost Tolerance Killed by Frost
Days to Harvest 54
Degree of Difficulty Easy
Heritage Heirloom
Family Name Leguminosae
Latin Phaseolus vulgaris
 
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