Bean, Jacob's Cattle

Catalog #0164

4660
(Phaseolus vulgaris) (aka Trout) Donated to SSE in 1981 by John Withee. Originally cultivated by the Passamaquoddy Native Americans in Maine. Beautiful kidney-shaped white seeds splashed with maroon. Standard for baked beans in the Northeast. Bush habit, dry, 80-100 days.
DIRECT SEED
2" Apart
SEED DEPTH
1"
ROWS APART
36-48"
LIGHT
Full Sun

Green Thumb Tip
Sow seeds outdoors after danger of frost has passed and soil and air temperatures have warmed. Harvest dry beans when the pods are completely mature and dry.

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