Matures in 50 Days
This popular green bean produces abundant yields of round, stringless pods on bush-type plants. Pods are about 5 inches long and have a distinctive bean flavor.
SOWING…Plant seed outdoors in late spring after the ground has warmed. Do not rush planting of beans as a few cold, wet days at planting time may rot seed. Plant seeds 1 ½ inches apart in rows 2 ½ to 3 feet apart. Cover seeds with 1 ½ inches of soil, well pressed down.
THINNING…When plants are 2 to 3 inches tall, thin to 3 inches apart.
GERMINATION…Germinates in 6 to 10 days depending on soil and temperature conditions.REMARKS…For best crop, keep free of weeds. Do not hoe when wet. For highest quality yield, pick pods when young, about 3 to 4 inches long. For continuous crop, make successive plantings every 2 to 3 weeks until mid-summer.