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Beans, Bush, Purple Queen

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An excellent-flavored purple bush bean, with pods approximately 7" in length. This variety is vigorous and disease resistant. Pods turn dark green when boiled. Market with Envy and Rocdor for a stunning display. Germinates well in cool soil.

Cultural data: field planting
Growing season: warm season
Days to maturity: 45-60 days
Germination relative to soil temperature: optimum 75ºF. Range from 60-80ºF.
Cultural information: sow after frost danger has passed.
2" apart, 1" deep. Rows 25" apart. Sow every 2½ weeks for a continuous crop. Pick continuously to ensure new pod development.
Seed count: 1,400 seeds/lb.
Projected seed usage: 1-2 lb./ 100 ft. rows. 60-100 lb./acre.
Diseases and pests: Anthracnose, Rust, Mexican bean beetles, Nematodes. Rotate your crop and follow proper cultural practices.
Harvesting: Pick bean pods continuously to promote new pod set.