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Bean Seeds, Contender (Bush)

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Product Information

Contender Beans are a definite prizewinner. A short season variety ideal for cooler climates, this bush type bean produces abundant quantities of stringless pods. These beans taste best when pods are picked at 12.5-15 cm (5-6”).

Sku: 131112

Product Weight: 20 grams / approximately 35-40 seeds

Growing Information
Germination

Days to
Germination:

6 to 14 days

Maturity

Days to
Maturity:

55 days

Height

Growing Height:

60 cm (24")

Key Features

Flavor: Distinctive meaty bean flavor

Preparation Ideas: Rinse beans in water. Drain and remove cut off ends. Heat olive oil, and garlic in frying pan. Add beans and if desired, season with salt, pepper, garlic salt or garlic powder. Stir mixture constantly and sautee for approximately 5 minutes or until beans are fork tender. Serve immediately.

Seed Type: Heirloom

Plant Type: Vegetable

Latin Name: Phaseolus vulgaris

How To Grow

Instructions

Sow seeds when the soil is warm and all danger of frost is past. Pick early and often to encourage production. Sow every 2 weeks until 8 weeks before fall frost.

Planting Depth: 2.5 cm (1")

Seed Spacing: 10 cm (4")

Plantling Spacing: 15 cm (6")

Row Spacing: 60 cm (24")

Suggestions

Pick pods when 12.5-15 cm (5-6") for best taste.

Bean Seeds, Contender (Bush)

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