Pole Bean, Snap Bean
Phaseolus vulgaris 'Anellino di Trento'

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

Vegetables

Vines and Climbers

Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Seed Type:

Open Pollinated

Growth Habit:

Climbing

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Days to Maturity:

71 to 80 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

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Jun 16, 2010, CarolinianNJer from Columbia, SC wrote:

I had no challenges with this variety.

They are a tasty & decorative bean, although they mostly lacked the purple splotches except where they were exposed to the sun. The splotches disappear when you cook them, anyway.

Neutral

On Apr 13, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A short(5inch) round podded green with purple stripes bean from Bakker Brothers.