Beans: Phaseolus vulgaris, 'Baccicia'
Botanical name: Phaseolus vulgaris, 'Baccicia'
Common name: snap bean
also known as (bush bean)
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Phaseolus vulgaris 'Baccicia' is an Italian home-gardening favorite. Produces high quality, thick and flavorful green beans. Sow 'Baccicia' seeds directly into prepared soil after all danger of frost has passed. Sow in rows 12-15" apart. Fertilize soil lightly with aged compost. Watering tips: during germination, keep seedbed evenly moist. Keep well- watered through maturity. Harvest beans when young and tender before they fill out. To use as a dry bean let pods mature and dry out completely. Remove beans from pods. Planting depth: 1 inch. Days to germination: 4-7 days. 60 days to maturity.