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PlantFiles: French Filet
Phaseolus vulgaris 'Triomphe de Farcy'

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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: Triomphe de Farcy

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Category:
Annuals
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:
41 to 50 days

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

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
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

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Profile:

1 positive
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive Suze_ On Nov 10, 2007, Suze_ from (Zone 7b) wrote:

Very good flavor, extremely tender if not allowed to get too long or wide before picking. As with most bush beans (especially the green filet types), can sometimes be hard to spot, you have to look through the plants carefully to find them all. Stringless.

Similar in taste/size/shape/bloom color to 'Tavera', another green bush/filet bean I also grew this year.

Neutral Farmerdill On Sep 13, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Slender, crunchy pods have a distinct, rich flavor. Bears very early and very heavily. Harvest often while young, from 3" up to 6" long. (48 day)

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Elgin, Texas
Marlboro, Vermont



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