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Beans: Phaseolus vulgaris, 'Jack and the Beanstalk'

Botanical name: Phaseolus vulgaris, 'Jack and the Beanstalk'

Common name: bean

also known as (pole bean, snap bean)

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Photo credit: Seeds of Change
Beans: Phaseolus vulgaris, 'Jack and the Beanstalk'
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Soil: damp, neutral, loam
Sun:
  
  
Zones: 1a thru 11a
Care:
average
Lifespan:
annual
Category:   
Attributes:

climber, edible

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Phaseolus vulgaris, 'Jack and the Beanstalk'. You could just about climb this Polish heirloom to the giant in the clouds. Perhaps best enjoyed in the green (immature) shelling stage, the large white seeds make a sumpruous soup. 'Jack and the Beanstalk' is a tribute to the value and wonder of heirlooms. Planting depth: 2 inches. Days to germination: 9 days. 85 days to maturity.

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