Pencil Pod Golden Wax Bean
- Bush bean
- Wax bean with delicious flavor
- Stringless pods
- 5-7 inch long pods
- 50-65 days
- ±1,100 seeds/lb
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.
Ratings & Reviews
I can't get these to grow more than a foot tall
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.