Bean, Mayflower Organic

Catalog #1029A

3577

(Phaseolus vulgaris) (aka Amish Knuttle) Said to have been brought to North America on the Mayflower by Ann Hutchinson in 1620, followed by a long history of being circulated in the Carolinas. This productive cutshort type has short pods packed with small square seeds. White seeds blotched with rose. Young string beans are prized for delicious flavor. Also excellent as a dry bean. Pole habit, 100 days.
DIRECT SEED
2" Apart
SEED DEPTH
1"
SUPPORT
Trellis, tepee or fencing
LIGHT
Full Sun

Green Thumb Tip
Sow seeds outdoors after danger of frost has passed and soil and air temperatures have warmed. Harvest snap beans frequently for increased yields. Leave some pods on the vine and harvest when completely mature for dry beans.
± 1,700 seeds/lb

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