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Beans, Bush, Yelow Pencil

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Delicious heirloom variety of yellow wax bean with string-less pods.

Harvest when around 6" long. Excellent for freezing or canning!

Plant every 1-2 weeks. US seed. Approx. 1100 seeds/lb. Approx. 60 days.

Cultural data: field planting
Growing season: warm season, but flowering suffers when above 90ºF. 
Days to maturity: 45-60 days
Germination relative to soil temperature: optimum 75ºF. Range from 65-
Cultural information: sow after frost danger has passed.
2" apart, 1" deep. Rows 20-24" apart. Sow every  1-2 weeks for a continuous crop. Pick continuously to ensure new pod development.
Seed count: 1,100 seeds/lb.
Projected seed usage: 1-2 lb./ 100 ft. double rows.
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.