Heirloom! White with flashy purple streaking, this Romano-type bean never fails to lure in the curious shopper at farmers market. Its wide, flat, stringless pods are much juicier and than your average green bean, with excellent crispness and flavor. A 19th century heirloom from the Netherlands.
Days to Maturity: 60
Latin Name: Phaseolus vulgaris
Life Cycle: Annual
Direct seed when soil temperatures exceeds 55°F. Plant every 2-3 weeks through mid-summer for continued harvest. Planting depth: 1-2”. Seeding rate: every 2-4”. Row spacing: 18-36”.
All of our seed is Non-GMO and Certified Organic by Washington State Department of Agriculture. We grow the majority of our varieties here at Deep Harvest Farm on Whidbey Island while we purchase the rest from other small, organic Northwest seed growers. Finally, all of our offerings are open-pollinated (OP) so that you too can save and share seed from these plants!