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PlantFiles: Dry bean
Phaseolus vulgaris 'Zebrina'

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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: 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

Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive gerddi 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.



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