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PlantFiles: Pole Bean, Snap Bean
Phaseolus vulgaris 'Borlotto Lingua di Fuoco 2'

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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: Borlotto Lingua di Fuoco 2

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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

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Gardeners' Notes:

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

A 6-7 inch flat podded pole bean. An excellent flavored dual purpose bean for use as both green pod or dry bean. Pod coloring is spectacular with decorative red stripes on a green colored pod.



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