Snap bean, Bush bean
Phaseolus vulgaris 'Baroma VR'

Family: Papilionaceae (pa-pil-ee-uh-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Phaseolus (FAZ-ee-oh-lus) (Info)
Species: vulgaris (vul-GAIR-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Baroma VR
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Category:

Vegetables

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Seed Type:

Open Pollinated

Growth Habit:

Bush

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Days to Maturity:

51 to 60 days

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Propagation Methods:

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Apr 16, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

From Bakker brothers, who offer this description; "A flat podded dwarfbean in the Romano type. The broad, straight pods have a fleshy texture similar to that of runner beans and a very sweet taste. The medium green, flat pods have a length of 14 cm and are 20 mm wide. The plants have an upright plant habit which makes harvesting very easy. Resistant to Curly Top Virus and Bean Common Mosaic Virus."