50 Seeds per pack
(Phaseolus vulgaris) 45-53 days. Snap Bean Top Crop Bush Beans are widely adapted to many different climates and soil conditions, and noted for it’s flavor and disease resistance. The Top Crop Heirloom Bush Green Bean produces 5½-7″ smooth, straight, stringless pods that are medium green in color. Winner of the All-American Selections Award in 1950. Strong and upright 18-24″ plants set forth concentrated crops and high yields. Top Crop Bush Bean is very good for canning and freezing, great fresh snap bean. Disease Resistance: PMV, BCMV, and NY 15.
Planting Instructions for Top Crop Bean Seeds
Sow Heirloom / Open Pollinated Top Crop beans 1-2″ deep, 2-6″ apart, in rows 18-36″ apart, in full sun after danger of frost. Soaking bean seeds in water 1-2 hours before planting speeds germination. Germination occurs in 4-16 days in soil 60-85°F. Provide support for heirloom pole bean varieties. For heirloom snap beans, harvest when beans are 3-6″ long. For dry beans, leave pods on plants until pods are dry, brown, and crisp, and beans are hard and rattle in pod, if more drying is needed when danger of frost has arrived, pick pods or pull entire plant and hang upside down to dry further.