Dry Bean
Phaseolus vulgaris 'Rose Family'

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

Annuals

Vegetables

Vines and Climbers

Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Seed Type:

Open Pollinated

Growth Habit:

Climbing

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Days to Maturity:

61 to 70 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

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jul 23, 2006, Galina from Northamptonshire
United Kingdom wrote:

i would not class this bean as dry bean. Here in England the pods stay edible for a long time, which makes this bean a good green, shelling and drying bean. Large pods.

Neutral

On Feb 6, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A round podded pole bean from Sustainable Mountain Agriculture Center.