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Volunteer White Half-Runner

Stays tender in hot season.

Pole-type bean, but vines are half as long, so a support is not required. Holds tenderness in challenging weather of late summer. Stringless; resistant to rust and Bean Mosaic Virus. 60 DAYS. Seed Counts: A 2-oz. packet of snap bean seeds (bush and pole) contains about 150 seeds and sows a 25-ft. row. A 2-oz. packet of lima bean seeds (bush and pole) contains about 50 seeds and sows a 15-ft. row.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual
  • Height 15 - 20 inches.
  • Germination 6 - 10 days.
  • Light Required Full sun.

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  • Height: 15 - 20 inches.
  • Spacing: Sow 1 inch apart, thin plants to 2 - 3 inches apart, 24 - 36 inches between rows.
  • Depth: 1 - 1.5 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Foliage: Green.
  • Fruit: Stringless 4 inch pods. White seeded, near round , light-green pods.
  • Days To Maturity: 60 days.
  • Form: Pole-type bean, but vines are half as long, so a support is not required.
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, well-drained soil; pH 6.0-6.8.
  • Seed Count: 2 oz. packet is approximately 150 seeds, 1/2 lb. is approximately 600 seeds and 2 lbs. is approximately 2400 seeds.
  • Comments: The Southern States Volunteer Half Runner Bean is a superior, rust-resistant strain of the White House Half Runner Bean initially selected by the researchers at the University of Tennessee.

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