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Improved Golden Wax Bush Bean

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.
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For each offer ordered, get 1 2 pounds of seed

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Product Details

  • 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
  • Light Required: 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.
  • Zone: 3 - 9 annual.
  • Germination: 6 - 10 days.
  • Form: Upright, annual, 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.

Shipping

Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2018 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE SEEDS
1A-4B 6/19 - 11/2
5A & 5B 6/19 - 11/2
6A & 6B 6/19 - 11/2
7A & 7B 6/19 - 11/2
8A & 8B 6/19 - 11/2
9A-10B 6/19 - 11/2
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 29, 2018

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.

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