Golden Wax Bush Bean - Packet

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DL013808
Golden Yellow Wax bush beans have been a steady sidekick to green beans at Landreth’s since 1871. Naturally sweet and succulent, pretty in a bowl, yet we also love the way they make a delectable pickle with a bunch of fresh dill. Combine with Bountiful Green Bush for a colorful mix.
Plant Information
First introduced in 1871, the Golden Wax bush bean is one of the oldest known varieties of wax beans. It's had a few other names since its introduction, including Rustproof Golden Wax and Topnotch. Reaching approximately 2 feet in height, Golden Wax bush bean plants are self-supporting and easy to grow in a garden, a raised bed, or containers. A mature plant will produce quite a heavy harvest of impressive, 6-inch, flat yellow pods that are disease resistant and very productive. Golden Wax beans are great fresh, frozen, or canned, steamed or cooked in a favorite recipe, or enjoyed raw as part of a salad or snack. They're low in calories, yet full of healthy carbohydrates and protein. They're also a great source of calcium, iron, and manganese, as well as vitamin C and other antioxidants.
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SKUDL013808
Item Package Size
Packet
Weight Of Seeds Per Packet
0.82 oz
Seeds Per Packet
approx. 65 seeds per packet
Botanical Name
Phaseolus vulgaris
How To Grow
Direct sow
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Planting Depth
1-11/2 inches
Seed Spacing
2-3 inches
Row Spacing
24 inches
Space After Thinning
8-12 inches
Days To Germinate
7-14 days
Days To Maturity
45-60 days
Growth Rate
Fast
Growth Habit
Determinate
Tolerates
Heat
Seed Life Cycle
Annuals
Certifications
Heirloom
Advantages
Containers, Edible
Additional Information
Landreth's Original
Item Unit Of Measure
Packet
Ships As
Seed
Ships To Canada
Yes
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