Mountain Valley Seed Company

Slenderette Bush Bean Seeds - 30 Gram Packet - Non-GMO, Heirloom Green Snap Bean Seeds - Vegetable Garden Seeds

Slenderette Bush Bean Garden Seeds. Phaseolus vulgaris. Plant 1 to 2 weeks after last frost and when temperatures are warm. To produce beans all season, sow a new crop every 7 - 14 days up to 60 days before first fall frost. Slenderette beans, are not cold tolerant. Soil needs to be at least 65 degrees. Harvest when the pods are firm, crisp and fully elongated, but before the seed within the pod has developed significantly. Height - 2 to 3 inches. Spacing - 4 to 6 ied, but before the seed within the pod has developed significantly. Height - 2 to 3 inches. Spacing - 4 to 6 inches. Spread - 10 inches. Planting Depth - 1 1/2 inches. Growth Habit - Upright. Bush beans require full sun and well-drained soil. Good air circulation around bush bean plants is essential, especially for late shelling or dry type beans, as they are very susceptible to fungal diseases which prevail later in the season. Bush beans are light feeders; compost or well-rotted manures worked into the soil at the time of planting is sufficient. read more