Pencil Pod Golden Wax Bean

Phaseolus vulgaris | SKU: 1486
1 Reviews
$3.25 to $9.50
  • Bush bean
  • Wax bean with delicious flavor
  • Stringless pods
  • 5-7 inch long pods
  • 50-65 days
  • ±1,100 seeds/lb

$3.25 to $9.50

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Item Details

This old-time favorite, introduced in 1900, is regaled for its quality and delicious wax bean flavor. The stringless pods reach 5-7" long on heavy-producing plants that grow 15-20" tall. Ideal for freezing or canning. Bush habit, wax, 50-65 days. ±1,100 seeds/lb

Learn to Grow Pencil Pod Golden Wax Bean

Direct Seed: 2" Apart

Seed Depth: 1"

Rows Apart: 36-48"

Light: Full Sun

Instructions - Sow seeds outdoors after danger of frost has passed and soil and air temperatures have warmed. Harvest frequently for increased yields.

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I can't get these to grow more than a foot tall

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The plants remain stunted, then eventually die off after only growing 5 or so beans per plant. I've tried a few years in a row, adjusting nutrients along the way. Can't find anything that works.