Bean, Contender Organic Seeds

Phaseolus vulgaris

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Bean, Contender Organic Seeds

Phaseolus vulgaris

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Garden Contender Bush Beans are a highly prolific green bean variety that matures quickly.

Their round, stringless bean pods are particularly delicious when they reach 5.5"-6" and are a great source of vitamins A, B, and C.

Contender green beans also resist bean mosaic virus and powdery mildew.

Garden contender beans are an excellent choice for those looking to reap the benefits of their harvest quickly. They provide up to 58 percent of the recommended daily value of vitamins A, B, and C, and they also have robust resistance to bean mosaic virus and powdery mildew. Enjoy a delicious, nutrient-packed addition to any meal with these hardy and high-yielding beans.

Sku: 0789

Common Name: Bean

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Safe for bees

Safe
for Bees

Grows best In

Grows
Best In:

Full Sun

Germination

Days to
Germination:

6 - 8 Days

Maturity

Days to
Maturity:

55 Days

Container

Best
Container Size:

12"+

Height

Growing Height:

12 - 22"

water Needs

Water
Needs:

Average (1 - 2 in / week)

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Botanical Name: Phaseolus vulgaris

Fill Weight (grams): 10

Flavor: Distinctively strong green bean flavor.

Preparation Ideas: Can or freeze this bush bean for future use.

Plant Type: Vegetable

Plant Lifecycle: Annual

Approximate Seed Count: 15 - 35

Landscape Use: Edible Garden

Growth Type: Bush

Disease Resistance: Common Bean Mosaic|Powdery Mildew

Growing Season(s): Spring|Summer

Harvest/Bloom Season(s): Spring|Summer

Package Dimensions: 3.25 x 4.5"

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Planting Depth: 1 - 1.5"

Seed Spacing: Sow Garden Contender Bush Beans seeds roughly 4" apart in rows, keeping rows approximately 20" apart.

Nutrient Care Instructions: Apply SUPERthrive once per week. Soak in solution of 1/4 tsp per gal for 15 min. or longer depending on size and type.

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At Ferry Morse, we are proud of our non-GMO & guaranteed fresh seeds.

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