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Bean - Jacob's Cattle - Phaseolus vulgaris
Tender Annual Bush. Dry. These are striking white beans speckled with red. Their rich meaty flavor makes them a top choice for homemade baked beans. This variety cooks in half the time of most dry beans. Reliable early yields makes them popular for short seasons.
Did You Know? Legumes are a good source of calcium and iron.
Soil & Water: Legumes like well-drained soil rich in organic matter and a moderate amount of nutrients. Water lightly at planting, medium at flowering, and heavily throughout harvest time. Avoid overhead watering which can promote disease.
Planting & Growing: Start indoors in short-season climates, or seed directly once soils have reached at least 65°F, preferably after the last frost. Make small, successive plantings every 10 days for a continuous harvest.
Harvesting & Storage: Bush beans will produce all of their fruit over a few weeks? time then stop producing. Leave the pods on the plant until they have completely dried. Store dry, shelled beans in an airtight container.
Soil Temperature: 65-85°F
Planting Depth: 1"
Germination: 7-10 Days
Height At Maturity: 20"-24"
Days To Maturity: 85-90 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 4"
Approx Seeds per Pack: 50 Seeds
For more information, please enjoy our Resource Guide for planting and growing beans.
Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to ensure the success of your crop(s). Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
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- Fixes Nitrogen
- Good for Beginners
- Good for Drying
Shipping Weight: 0.04 lb
Dimensions: 4.5"L x 3.25"W x 0.1"H
Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to ensure the success of your crop(s).