Dry bean
Phaseolus vulgaris 'Zebrina'

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

Annuals

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Seed Type:

Unknown - Tell us

Growth Habit:

Climbing

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Days to Maturity:

91 to 100 days

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

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

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jul 10, 2002, gerddi from Versailles, CT (Zone 7a) wrote:

Zebrina is modern cultivar, developed for Swiss conditions. It has speckled pods and beans. It is a medium-early bean.

Very good as a green bean.

Dries and stores well.