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Butterbeans Soybeans

Distinct, Rich Flavor

Famous in Japan for their rich flavor, these beans are enjoyed as a snack boiled in salt water with beer. High yielding plants are stocky and vigorous and have a sweet buttery flavor. Great substitute for green peas or lima beans and can be enjoyed canned, fresh or frozen. No staking needed. 90 DAYS.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual
  • Height 2.5 - 3 feet.
  • Germination 7 - 10 days.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Glycine max 'Butterbeans'
  • Height: 2.5 - 3 feet.
  • Spacing: 4 - 6 inches between plants, 24 inches between rows.
  • Depth: 1 inch deep.
  • Spread: 4 -6 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Fruit: Green soybeans, averaging 3 seeds per pod.
  • Days To Maturity: 90 days.
  • Form: Annual.
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, well-drained, mildly acidic soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 75 seeds per packet.
  • Comments: Famous in Japan for their rich flavor. High yielding plants are stocky and vigorus and beans have a sweet buttery flavor.

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