Organic Vermont Cranberry Bush Bean - Phaseolus vulgaris - The Living Seed Company LLC

Organic Vermont Cranberry Bush Bean - Phaseolus vulgaris

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What a wonderful heirloom pole bean from Vermont! Multipurpose, maroon with cranberry stripes, bean can be used as a dry bean with a rich flavor for soups and makes an outstanding baked bean. Also an incredibly beautiful pink-striped snap bean and great as a shelly.

This bean will do great in cool-weather, short season climates. Dry bean keeps great in storage.

  • Organic
  • Non-GMO
  • Annual
  • Sun: Full
  • Indoors: No
  • Direct Sow: After last frost
  • Seed Count: 35
  • Days to Maturity: 60 for snap, 70 for shell bean, 90 for dry
  • Plant Size: 24"-36"

Growing Tips:

Do not plant in cold, wet soil. Soak seeds in water for 30 minutes and add an inoculant, if needed, before planting. Mulch at base of plants. Plant every 2-3 weeks for successive harvest. Use tipi, corn, or trellis for support.