A real piece of history,
this 1864 heirloom is famous for flavor.
Make sure they get enough water, and keep picking the beans before they get too big, and you will have beans all summer.
BOTANICAL NAME: Phaseolus vulgaris
A climbing variety that requires poles, strings, or wire to climb up to 10' in good conditions. Plant 6" apart in well composted soil after all danger of frost is past and soil has warmed to 60-70 degrees. Should have PH 6 or above. Keep well water or apply mulch to control moisture. Keep well wedded or mulched avoid damaging the rots with hoe or cultivator. Keep picked for best harvest.
GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION: H, W/Matures 8-9/Harvest 12/Yields green 30-108, dry 4-24/Spacing 6"
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