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Improved Golden Wax Bush Beans

Improved Rust Resistance


Blemish-free, bright yellow pods are stringless, 4-5 in. long, with a big, buttery flavor. The perfect choice for the home garden, no matter how small. Grows 16-18 inches high with minimal spread. Sets generous crops—plenty for processing!. 50 DAYS.

Seed counts: A 2-oz. packet of snap bean seeds (bush and pole) contains about 150 seeds and sows a 25-ft. row.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual.
  • Height 16 - 18 inches.
  • Germination 6 - 10 days.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Phaseolus vulgaris 'Improved Golden Wax'; Family: Fabaceae/Leguminosae (Bean Family).
  • Height: 16 - 18 inches.
  • Spacing: Sow 1 inch apart, thin plants to 2 - 3 inches apart, 24 - 36 inches between rows.
  • Depth: 1 - 1.5 inches.
  • Spread: 12 - 18 inches
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Pollinator: Self pollinating.
  • Yield: 120 pounds per 100 foot row.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Fruit: Large, flat, thick, stringless, golden yellow pods.
  • Days To Maturity: 50 days.
  • Form: Upright, no staking required.
  • Soil Requirements: Loose, rich, neutral, well-drained soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: 2 oz. packet is approximately 150 seeds, 1/2 lb. is approximately 600 seeds and 2 lbs. is approximately 2400 seeds.
  • Size: 4 - 5 inch long pods
  • Comments: Has white, brown-eyed seeds. Rust proof and blemish free. Resistant to common bean mosaic virus. Upright and compact plants. Needs no support. Ideal for Northern gardeners. Buttery flavor.

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