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PlantFiles: Snap bean, Bush bean
Phaseolus vulgaris 'Ulysses'

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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: Ulysses

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Category:
Annuals
Vegetables

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
18-24 in. (45-60 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

Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Farmerdill On Aug 25, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

From Seminis, which offers this description: "Ulysses is a second-early large sieve snap bean capable of delivering abundant amounts of high quality pods. Early maturity and uniform pod shape and color as well as intermediate resistance to bacterial brown spot are all positive attributes that make Ulysses a solid performer. The processed product of Ulysses has been excellent, allowing processors the luxury of not having to sacrifice quality for earliness when selecting a variety. "



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