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Phaseolus vulgaris 'Torrento D'oro'

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Family: Papilionaceae (pa-pil-ee-uh-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Phaseolus (FAZ-ee-oh-lus) (Info)
Species: vulgaris (vul-GAIR-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Torrento D'oro

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Category:
Annuals
Vegetables
Vines and Climbers

Height:
6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Seed Type:
Open Pollinated

Growth Habit:
Climbing

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
N/A

Days to Maturity:
71 to 80 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

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Farmerdill On Dec 19, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Harvest Moon Farm and Seed, offers this description: "A late and prolific Romano beauty! A pole Romano better tasting and yielding than "Marvel of Venice", some say, but you be the judge. If its beauty and flavor you want then Torrento will not let you down!! "



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